The History Of American Imperialism, From Bloody Conquest To Bird Poop

Summary: 

Historian Daniel Immerwahr shares surprising stories of U.S. territorial expansion, including how the desire for bird guano compelled the seizure of remote islands. His book is <em>How to Hide an Empire.</em>

Body: 

Historian Daniel Immerwahr shares surprising stories of U.S. territorial expansion, including how the desire for bird guano compelled the seizure of remote islands. His book is How to Hide an Empire.

Program: 

NPR Story

Air Date: 

Monday, February 18, 2019