About the Book

Freeing the World to Death

Freeing the World to Death

Essays on the American Empire
September 2004
Trade Paperback · 336 Pages
$18.95 U.S. · $23.00 CAN
ISBN 9781567513066
Common Courage Press


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This collection of biting essays written by William Blum includes some previously published ones and several written exclusively for this book. Among them:

“The Bombing of PanAm Flight 103: Case Not Closed”
“Cuban Political Prisoners … in the United States”
“What do the Imperial Mafia Want in Iraq?”
“Myth and Denial in the War Against Iraq.”
“Hiroshima: Needless Slaughter, Useful Terror”
“Hostages in Peru: Their Terrorists, our Freedom Fighters”
“The Myth of America’s Booming Economy”
“A New Yorker Trapped in Los Angeles”
“Treason: None Dare Call it Nothing”

William Blum is the author of the monumental reference work, Killing Hope: CIA and Military Intervention since World War II and Rogue State, a Guide to the World’s Only Superpower.

About the Author

William Blum's latest book is "Freeing the World To Death: Essays on the American Empire." He lives in Washington, DC.