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Confessions of an economic hit man, John Perkins

Label
Confessions of an economic hit man
Title
Confessions of an economic hit man
Statement of responsibility
John Perkins
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Perkins, a former chief economist at a Boston strategic-consulting firm, confesses he was an "economic hit man" for 10 years, helping U.S. intelligence agencies and multinationals cajole and blackmail foreign leaders into serving U.S. foreign policy and awarding lucrative contracts to American business
Member of
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1945-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Perkins, John
Dewey number
  • 332/.042/092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
UB271.U52
LC item number
P47 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
A BK currents book
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Perkins, John
  • United States
  • Chas. T. Main, Inc
  • World Bank
  • Economists
  • Energy consultants
  • Intelligence officers
  • Corporations, American
  • Corporations, American
  • Imperialism
  • Imperialism
  • Perkins, John
  • Chas. T. Main, Inc
  • United States
  • World Bank
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • Corporations, American
  • Corporations, American
  • Economists
  • Energy consultants
  • Imperialism
  • Intelligence officers
  • Developing countries
  • United States
Label
Confessions of an economic hit man, John Perkins
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1963-1971 -- An economic hit man is born -- "In for life" -- Indonesia: lessons for an EHM -- Saving a country from communism -- Selling my soul -- 1971-1975 -- My role as inquisitor -- Civilization on trial -- Jesus, seen differently -- Opportunity of a lifetime -- Panama's president and hero -- Pirates in the Canal Zone -- Soldiers and prostitutes -- Conversations with the general -- Entering a new and sinister period in economic history -- The Saudi Arabian money-laundering affair -- Pimping, and financing Osama bin Laden -- 1975-1981 -- Panama Canal negotiations and Graham Greene -- Iran's king of kings -- Confessions of a tortured man -- The fall of a king -- Colombia: keystone of Latin America -- American republic versus global empire -- The deceptive résumé -- Ecuador's president battles big oil -- I quit -- 1981-present -- Ecuador's presidential death -- Panama: another presidential death -- My energy company, Enron, and George W. Bush -- I take a bribe -- The United States invades Panama -- An EHM failure in Iraq -- September 11 and its aftermath for me, personally -- Venezuela: saved by Saddam -- Ecuador revisited -- Piercing the veneer
Control code
614477867
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 250 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781576755129
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • cl0500000122
  • 2066c88a-7762-4052-a7d9-d8730f259b27
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)614477867
Label
Confessions of an economic hit man, John Perkins
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1963-1971 -- An economic hit man is born -- "In for life" -- Indonesia: lessons for an EHM -- Saving a country from communism -- Selling my soul -- 1971-1975 -- My role as inquisitor -- Civilization on trial -- Jesus, seen differently -- Opportunity of a lifetime -- Panama's president and hero -- Pirates in the Canal Zone -- Soldiers and prostitutes -- Conversations with the general -- Entering a new and sinister period in economic history -- The Saudi Arabian money-laundering affair -- Pimping, and financing Osama bin Laden -- 1975-1981 -- Panama Canal negotiations and Graham Greene -- Iran's king of kings -- Confessions of a tortured man -- The fall of a king -- Colombia: keystone of Latin America -- American republic versus global empire -- The deceptive résumé -- Ecuador's president battles big oil -- I quit -- 1981-present -- Ecuador's presidential death -- Panama: another presidential death -- My energy company, Enron, and George W. Bush -- I take a bribe -- The United States invades Panama -- An EHM failure in Iraq -- September 11 and its aftermath for me, personally -- Venezuela: saved by Saddam -- Ecuador revisited -- Piercing the veneer
Control code
614477867
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 250 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781576755129
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • cl0500000122
  • 2066c88a-7762-4052-a7d9-d8730f259b27
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)614477867

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