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    • Power and Restraint

    • The Rise of the United States, 1898 - 1941
    • By: Jeffrey Meiser
    • Narrated by: Kevin F Spalding
    • Length: 13 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 8
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      3.5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 6

    At the end of the nineteenth century, the United States emerged as an economic colossus in command of a new empire. Yet for the next 40 years the United States eschewed the kind of aggressive grand strategy that had marked other rising imperial powers in favor of a policy of moderation.

    In Power and Restraint, Jeffrey W. Meiser explores why the United States - counter to widely accepted wisdom in international relations theory - chose the course it did.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Cautionary Tale (How America avoided becoming a Colony ruler state)

    • By 8541 USMC on 12-01-16

    Regular price: $24.95