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War and Liberty: An American Dilemma: 1790 to the Present
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher W W Norton & Co Inc
Publication date April 1, 2007
Pages 220
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780393330045
ISBN-10 0393330044
Dimensions 0.75 by 5.50 by 8.25 in.
Weight 0.46 lbs.
Original list price $18.95
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An analysis of the challenges of preserving civil liberties in wartime by the national award-winning author of Perilous Times provides in-depth coverage of how constitutional rights have changed during the presidency of George W. Bush, in an account that also describes similar repressions of American civil liberties in times of war throughout history. Original.
Amazon.com description: Product Description: An essential work on the challenges of preserving civil liberties in wartime by a preeminent scholar of constitutional law. Winner of eight national awards for his magisterial work Perilous Times, Geoffrey R. Stone has now created a condensed, updated, and more accessible history of civil liberties in wartime. With an in-depth examination of how our constitutional rights have fared during the presidency of George W. Bush, Stone reveals how the federal government has suppressed civil liberties in times of war throughout American history. A sparkling historical narrative, War and Liberty is the perfect book for any reader who wants to understand the current national debate and assess the state of our freedoms.

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9780393330045 | details & prices | 220 pages | 5.50 × 8.25 × 0.75 in. | 0.46 lbs | List price $18.95
About: An analysis of the challenges of preserving civil liberties in wartime by the national award-winning author of Perilous Times provides in-depth coverage of how constitutional rights have changed during the presidency of George W.

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