Book Discussion on Dark Ages America: The Final Phase of Empire

Morris Berman talked about his book Dark Ages America: The Final Phase of Empire, published by W.W. Norton. In this book… read more

Morris Berman talked about his book Dark Ages America: The Final Phase of Empire, published by W.W. Norton. In this book Mr. Berman compared current events in America with the fall of the Roman Empire. Mr. Berman argued that the American empire is in decline due to an overextended economy and a self-destructive foreign policy. He responded to questions from members of the audience. close

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Book Discussion on Dark Ages America: The Final Phase of Empire

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Charlottesville, Virginia, United States
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Jul 22, 2006
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Aug 13, 2006

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  • Jul 22, 2006 | 10:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 30, 2006 | 4:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 13, 2006 | 1:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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