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Stripping bare the body

Mark Danner

Stripping bare the body

politics, violence, war

by Mark Danner

  • 340 Want to read
  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Nation Books in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Violence -- Political aspects,
  • Torture -- Political aspects,
  • Militarism -- United States,
  • Military history, Modern -- 20th century,
  • Military history, Modern -- 21st century,
  • Haiti -- History -- 1986-,
  • Balkan Peninsula -- History -- 1989-,
  • Iraq War, 2003-,
  • United States -- Foreign relations -- 1989-,
  • United States -- Military policy

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementMark Danner.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD858 .D36 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23614381M
    ISBN 109781568584133
    LC Control Number2009026666
    OCLC/WorldCa246894084

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    Stripping Bare the Body shows at close hand how terrorism works and how war looks and smells and feels. Drawing on rich narratives of politics and violence and war from around the world, Stripping Bare the Body is a moral history of American power during the last quarter-century, as told by one of the world's leading writers. A newly installed Haitian president told Mark Danner in riot-torn. Stripping Bare the Body is a book of stories telling how politics--and its handmaidens: violence and war--is practiced in the brutal worlds of Iraq, the Balkans, Haiti, the \'black sites\' and Washington, D.C.

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