Liberty's Surest Guardian (Paperback)

Rebuilding Nations After War from the Founders to Obama

By Jeremi Suri

Free Press, 9781439119136, 358pp.

Publication Date: July 17, 2012

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We are a nation-building people, and Jeremi Suri--Nobel Fellow and leading light in the next generation of policy makers--looks to America's recent history to see what America has to offer failed states around the world--now in paperback.

Liberty's Surest Guardian traces America's efforts at building nations from the country's founding, illuminating what America has to offer failed states around the world today.

About the Author

Jeremi Suri is the author of three books, most recently Henry Kissinger and the American Century. A frequent contributor to national media, including Wired and The Boston Globe, he is a professor of history at the University of Austin, Texas, where he also makes his home. Visit Jeremi on his website and his blog