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The Spoils of War

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Published by HarperCollins in Glasgow .
Written in English


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ISBN 109780007237289

These observations became the launching point for Bueno de Mesquita and Smith’s new book The Spoils of War: Greed, Power, and the Conflicts That Made Our Greatest Presidents, which reexamines several American conflicts to show how often the choice to enter (or stay out of) a war has been driven more by electoral politics than by honest, impartial cost-benefit analysis. ‎ Two eminent political scientists show that America's great conflicts, from the Revolutionary War to the War on Terror, were fought not for ideals, or even geopolitical strategy, but for the individual gain of the presidents who waged them. It's striking how many of the presidents A. is the price of victory after a conquest. Stuff you get from your ex that's too cool to give back. Stuff your ex left that's cool that you're not going to give back.


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