War Is A Racket

War Is A Racket

The Antiwar Classic by America's Most Decorated Soldier

eBook - 2013
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War Is a Racket is the title of two works, a speech and a booklet, by retired US Marine Corps Major General and two-time Medal of Honor recipient Smedley Darlington Butler. In these works, Butler frankly discusses from his experience as a career military officer how business interests commercially benefit from warfare. After his retirement from the Marine Corps, Gen. Butler made a nationwide tour in the early 1930s giving his speech, "War Is a Racket." The speech was so well received that he wrote a longer version that was published in 1935, now republished with a foreword by.
Publisher: New York : Skyhorse Publishing, Inc., 2013
ISBN: 9781628735659
Branch Call Number: 172.4 Bu
Characteristics: 1 online resource (221 pages)
Additional Contributors: Freading (Firm)

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