Meet the Neocons' Apologist in Chief

Donald Rumsfeld during a Pentagon press conference on Dec. 16, 2003​. Wikimedia Commons/

Mandelbaum’s Mission Failure fails at its own mission. 

Issue: July-August 2016

Michael Mandelbaum, Mission Failure: America and the World in the Post–Cold War Era (New York: Oxford University Press, 2016), 504 pp., $29.95.

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