The March of Folly: From Troy to Vietnam

The March of Folly: From Troy to Vietnam

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Pulitzer Prize–winning historian Barbara W. Tuchman, author of the World War I masterpiece The Guns of August, grapples with her boldest subject: the pervasive presence, through the ages, of failure, mismanagement, and delusion in government.

 

Drawing on a comprehensive array of examples, from Montezuma’s senseless surrender of his empire in 1520 to Japan’s attack on Pearl Harbor, Barbara W. Tuchman defines folly as the pursuit by government of policies… (more)

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Publisher: Random House (July 20, 2011)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 464 pages

File size: 8.8 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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