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Title:
The unquiet American : Richard Holbrooke in the world
Author:
Chollet, Derek H.
Edition:
First edition.
Publication Information:
New York : Public Affairs, [2011]

©2011
Physical Description:
xv, 383 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Summary:
Widely regarded to possess one of the most penetrating minds of any modern diplomat of any nation, Holbrooke was also well known for his outsized personality, and his capacity to charm and offend in equally colossal measures. In this book, the friends and colleagues who knew him best survey his accomplishments as a diplomat, activist, and author. Excerpts from Holbrooke's own writings further illuminate each significant period of his career.
Language:
English
Contents:
The audacity of determination -- The journalist -- Vietnam -- Asia in the Carter years -- Europe in the Clinton years -- Bosnia and Dayton -- The United Nations -- Fighting HIV/AIDS -- Afghanistan and Pakistan -- Mentor and friend.
ISBN:
9781610390781
Format :
Book

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