early fifty years ago, the bombing and the shootingended in the most total military victories, and themost annihilating defeats, of the modern age. Yet thewar lives on, in the words-and the deeds-of the politi-cians, in the purposeful distortions of the professors, in theblaring propaganda of the media. The Establishmentwhich rules ordinary Americans
to keep World WarI1 alive-in
version which fractures the facts andsustains old lies to manufacture phony justifications forsending America's armed forces abroad in one senseless,wasteful, and dangerous military adventure after another.
Perpetual War for Perpetual Peace
is the mostauthoritative, and the most comprehensive, one-volumehistory of America's real road into World War
The workof eight outstanding American historians and researchers,under the editorial leadership of the brilliant Revisionisthistorian Harry Elmer Barnes, this timeless classicdemonstrates why World War I1 wasn't America's war,and how our leaders, from President Franklin DelanoRoosevelt on down, first lied us into the war, then lied usinto a maze of international entanglements that havebrought America
Perpetual Warfor Perpetual Peace.
More Than Just a History
Perpetual War or Perpetual Peace
is more thanjust a history: it's a
of how politicians like FDRuse propaganda, outright lies, and suppression of the truthto scapegoat patriotic opposition to war, to incite hatred ofthe enemy
they're the enemy!), and to lure foreignnations into diplomatic traps-all to serve, not America'snational interest, but
Perpetual Warfor Perpetual Peace
gives you:Matchless, careful debunking of all the arguments that led usinto World War
Detailed, definitive historical sleuthwork exposing FDR'shidden treachery in preparing for war on behalf of Stalin'sUSSR and the British Empire-while falsely representingGermany and Japan as "aggressors" against America;Incisive, unmistakably American perspectives on how the
made a mockery of its own professed ideals during the mis-named "Good War," by allying with imperialists and despots towage
brutal, pointless war culminating in the massacres
Dresden and Hiroshima and the Yalta and Potsdam betrayals;Inspired insight into how future wars have sprung and
continue to spring from the internationalist impetus that led usfrom World War
through the "Cold War" (and the hot warswe fought in Korea and Vietnam against our
Communist"allies") to the "New World Ordern-until Americans, armedwith the truth, force their leaders to return to our traditionalnon-interventionist foreign policy.
Perpetual War for Perpetual Peace
is much, muchmore than a standard history book. Its
different authors (average length 65 pages)make it a virtual encyclopedia on the real causes and theactual results of American participation in the SecondWorld War. You'll find yourself reading, and re-reading,concise, judicious and thorough studies by the leadingnames in American Revisionist scholarship.
and Burningly Controversial
Perpetual War for Perpetual Peace,
first publishedin 1953,represents Revisionist academic scholarship at tsfull and (to date) tragically final flowering in America'sgreatest universities-just before America's international-ist Establishment imposed a bigoted and chillingly effec-tive blackout on Revisionism in academia.Its republication by the Institute in 1983 was an event,and not merely because IHR's version included HarryElmer Barnes' uncannily prophetic essay on "1984" trendsin American policy and public life (considered too contro-versial for conservatives and anti-Communists n the early50's). It was hailed by the international Revisionistcommunity, led by Dr. James
Martin, the Dean of livingHistorical Revisionists, who wrote:It is the republication
books such as
which does so much to discommodeand annoy the beneficiaries of the New World Order.
OP *l*li*LlN OlLINO ROOIWILT
Discommode and annoy the enemies of historical truthand freedom of research it did-virtually the entire stockof
was destroyed in the terrorist arsonattack on the Institute's offices and warehouse on theOrwellian date of July 4, 1984.Today, the Institute forHistorical Review is proudto be able once more tomake this enduring, phoe-nix-like classic availableto you, and to our fellowAmericans. It can silencethe lies about World War11, and thus the bombsand bullets our interven-tionist rulers plan-forour own American troopsno less than the ene-my-in the Middle East,Europe, Africa, Asia, orwherever else the inter-ventionist imperativeimposed by World War I1may lead us.
FOR PERPETUAL PEACE
Franklin Delano Roosevelt
Newport Beach. DA