War is a Racket: The Antiwar Classic by America’s Most Decorated Soldier

War is a Racket: The Antiwar Classic by America's Most Decorated Soldier Author Smedley Darlington Butler
ISBN-10 1503081575
ISBN-13 9781503081574
Year 2014-11-04
Pages 58
Language English
Publisher CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
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War is a Racket is marine general Smedley Butler s classic treatise on why wars are conducted who profits from them and who pays the price Few people are as qualified as General Butler to advance the argument encapsulated in his book s sensational title When War is a Racket was first published in 1935 Butler was the most decorated American soldier of his time He had lead several successful military operations in the Caribbean and in Central America as well as in Europe during the First World War Despite his success and his heroic status however Butler came away from these experiences with a deeply troubled view of both the purpose and the results of warfare

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