Gold-warriorsst. frontcover. Gold Warriors. America’s Secret Recovery of Yamashita’s Gold. by Peggy Seagrave and Sterling Seagrave . In , US intelligence officers in Manila discovered that the Japanese had hidden large quantities of gold bullion and other looted treasure in. The explanation offered in the Seagraves’ book is considerably more .. Gold Warriors is easily the best guide available to the scandal of.
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Further, according to the authors, from war’s end to the present, the looted treasure, used by President Truman to create a secret slush fund to fight communism, has had a malignant effect on American and Asian politics.
The various uses to which these funds were put over the years, among them helping to finance the Nicaraguan counter-revolutionaries in their attacks on the elected government in Managua the Iran-Contra scandal of the Reagan Presidencywould require another volume. Survivors and relatives of victims of the Holocaust have worked for almost six decades to win compensation from German corporations for slave labour and to regain possession of works of art stolen from their homes and offices.
The Romance of the Three Kingdoms. Gold Warriors is chilling in its accumulation.
But the Seagraves are no Japan-bashers. With this seemingly inexhaustible source of cash, the CIA set up slush funds to influence politics in Japan, Greece, Italy, Britain and many other places around the world. Jul 05, Quang Nguyen rated it it was amazing Shelves: Santa Romana and Lansdale by seagrrave means discovered all the Golden Lily sites. Oct 16, Ddraig rated it really liked it.
They were astonished to find stacks of gold ingots higher than their heads and reported this to their superiors. An eye opening about the literal profits of war.
For her part, Peggy says that her father was a civilian engineer for the U. Gold Warriors is chilling in its accumulation. In the Cool Shade of Compassion. This ‘Black Gold’ gave Washington virtually limitless, unaccountable funds, providing an asset base to reinforce the treasuries of America’s allies, to bribe political and military leaders, and to manipulate elections in foreign countries for more than fifty years.
From a general understanding of human nature, it would be difficult not to believe that the Japanese looted Asia.
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They know the Philippines well, but are unreliable on Japan and do not read Japanese. Legal battles in Hawaii shed some light but people die normally and mysteriously. Why this author was interviewed on this show is because of a connection with one of the main characters in his story with the assassination of JFK. No eBook available Amazon. Putting an Imperial prince in charge was a guarantee that everyone, even the most senior commanders, would follow orders and that the Emperor personally would become immensely rich.
The Looting of Asia
Readers who want to examine the full range of sources for this controversial account are referred in the book to the authors’ Web site, where two CDs containing “more than megabytes” of supporting documentation are available. What percentage of the Japanese plunder was NOT gold, and where is this jewelry and other artwork? Japan just wanted to steal the gold in WWII.
An indispensable book, “Gold Warriors” lays out a very sound argument on how the world of black finance works and in turn provides strong evidence of how this black finance was acquired. Conspiracy Encyclopedia Thom Burnett Limited preview – Gary Bourke rated it really liked it Jul 15, With his stolen wealth, underworld ties and history as a supporter of militarism, Kodama became one of the godfathers of pro-American single-party rule in Japan.
The gold is used to fight the era’s consummate problem – communism. He and his staff reasoned that the war would end with a negotiated settlement, and they believed or imagined that the Americans could be persuaded to transfer the Philippines to Japan in return for an end to the war.
Preview — Gold Warriors by Sterling Seagrave. The book would also benefit from an update since more than a decade has passed. I give it the highest in ratings. Sadly, NOTHING surprises me anymore, and I do tend to be seduced by what some call “conspiracy theories” — but just because they are thusly waarriors does not mean they are untrue.
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