War Is A Racket
The Antiwar Classic by America's Most Decorated SoldiereBook - 2013
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
Branch Call Number: 172.4 Bu
Characteristics: 1 online resource (221 pages)