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American coup : how a terrified government is destroying the constitution

Title
American coup : how a terrified government is destroying the constitution / William M. Arkin.
ISBN
9780316251242
0316251240
Edition
First edition.
Publication
New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2013.
Physical Description
vii, 357 pages, 8 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Summary
A military expert describes how a secret group of powerful and unelected men of the national security establishment keep the nation safe from terrorism through the steady erosion and undermining of everyday freedoms protected by the Constitution.
Format
Books
Language
English
Added to Catalog
October 23, 2013
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (pages 237-345) and index.
Contents
Between the lines
High water or hell
Critical conditions
Posse Comitatus
The garden plot
All hell breaks down
Enough to make you sick
Pathways
In extremis
The program
First family
Executive agents
Pull to push
Dual command
Marching orders
Conclusion: martial life.
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