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Micronesia: Trust Betrayed. Altruism vs. Self Interest in American Foreign Policy
Micronesia: Trust Betrayed. Altruism vs. Self Interest in American Foreign Policy
By Donald F. Mchenry
Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, 1976, 260 pp

A needed survey and criticism of American policy toward and administration of the Trust Territory of Micronesia since World War II. The author handled Dependent Area Affairs in the State Department for a decade, and is sharply critical of specious military justifications for U.S. behavior.