Thy Will Be Done: The Conquest of the Amazon : Nelson Rockefeller and Evangelism in the Age of Oil
by Gerard Colby, Charlotte Dennett
An extraordinary story that moves from the Oval Office to the Amazon rainforests and shows how Cold War intrigue linked one of America’s most powerful families with an ultraconservative missionary organization in a 40-year campaign to defeat Communism in the Third World. Photos; maps.
Examining the motives, deeds, and tragic repercussions of their intervention in the Amazon and Central America, a study reveals the legacies of Nelson Rockefeller, who secured natural resources for American corporations, and Cameron Townsend, who saved souls at any cost
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