Jonathan M. Hansen, a historian at Harvard University, is the author of The Lost Promise of Patriotism: Debating American Identity, 1890–1920 and Guantánamo: An American History.
Jonathan M. Hansen
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Hill and Wang
An on-the-ground history of American empire
Say the word "Guantánamo" and orange jumpsuits, chain-link fences, torture, and indefinite detention come to mind. To critics the world over,...