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No clear and present danger

Bruce M. Russett

No clear and present danger

a skeptical view of the United States entry into World War II

by Bruce M. Russett

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Published by Harper & Row in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- United States,
    • United States -- Foreign relations -- 1933-1945,
    • United States -- Foreign relations -- 1945-1989

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statement[by] Bruce M. Russett.
      SeriesHarper torchbooks, TB 1649
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD753 .R87 1972
      The Physical Object
      Pagination111 p.
      Number of Pages111
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4469462M
      ISBN 100061316490
      LC Control Number79178973
      OCLC/WorldCa258559

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To the memory of John Ball, Friend and teacher, The professional who took the last plane out. ACKNOWLEDGMENTS potential threat to WRANGLER, which was the President's current code-name. It had no meaning beyond being easy to say and easily recognizable on a radio circuit.

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