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In this book, Fleming continues that tradition of professional observation Fleming's story about our ‘disease in the public mind' is the very essence of good history.” Library Journal, 5/1/13 “Controversial.” New York Journal of Books, 5/7/13 “Do we really need another book about the Civil War.
by: 5. In Propaganda and the Public Mind, we have unique insight into Noam Chomsky's decades of penetrating analyses drawn together in one slender volume by a brilliant radio interviewer, David Barsamian." —Ben Bagdikian, The Media Monopoly "To anyone who wonders if ideas, information, and activism can make a profound difference in the twenty-first century, I say: 'Read this book.'Cited by: A Disease in the Public Mind: A New Understanding of Why We Fought the Civil War by Thomas Fleming book review.
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A Disease in the Public Mind: A region of the country believes the federal government in Washington is undermining its culture and way of life. There is talk of war and secession. But this is notwhen the first blood of the Civil War was drawn.
This isand the 5/5. In a preface, Fleming (The Intimate Lives of the Founding Fathers,etc.) establishes his thesis and defines his terms—diseased public minds have made possible everything from the Salem witch trials to 9/11—then writes that he would like to have been an observer at John Brown’s Harpers Ferry raid.
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Book Review: A Disease in the Public Mind. Leave a reply (Ma ) Thomas Fleming () Da Capo Press () Hardcover, $27 (pp) This book investigates the origins of the Civil War by tracing its roots to the republic’s earliest days when two factors quickly became evident: secession and slavery.
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From manuscript to international book release, Jessie Glenn and team provide highly personalized publicity, ensuring the highest level of success possible for authors and their publishing companies.A Disease in the Public Mind—the phrase derives from James Buchanan’s belief that such an affliction resulted in John Brown’s Raid and the Civil War—is likely to be the most controversial of his nearly 20 nonfiction works.
With a contrarian’s eye for facts others tend to overlook or minimize, Fleming is always probing and incisive.