Blowback: The Costs and Consequences of American Empire

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: Chalmers Johnson

Narrated By: Tom Weiner

Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks

Date: November 2007

Duration: 9 hours 9 minutes


The term "blowback," invented by the CIA, refers to the unintended consequences of American actions abroad. In this incisive and controversial book, Chalmers Johnson lays out in vivid detail the dangers faced by our overextended empire and reveals the ways in which our misguided policies are planting the seeds of future disaster.

"Boldly provocative....A useful and timely alert."-New York Times