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Title:
Kissinger. Volume I, 1923-1968: the idealist
Author:
Ferguson, Niall, author.
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Publication Information:
New York : Penguin Books, 2015.
Physical Description:
xix, 986 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, photographs, portraits ; 25 cm
Summary:
A definitive portrait of the American statesman, based on unprecedented access to his private papers, challenges common misconceptions to trace Kissinger's beliefs to philosophical idealism.
Language:
English
Contents:
Preface -- Introduction -- Book I -- Chapter 1 Heimat -- Chapter 2 Escape -- Chapter 3 Fürth on the Hudson -- Chapter 4 An Unexpected Private -- Chapter 5 The Living and the Dead -- Chapter 6 In the Ruins of the Reich -- Book II -- Chapter 7 The Idealist -- Chapter 8 Psychological Warfare -- Chapter 9 Doctor Kissinger -- Chapter 10 Strangelove? -- Chapter 11 Boswash -- Book III Chapter 12 The Intellectual and the Policy Maker -- Chapter 13 Flexible Responses -- Chapter 14 Facts of Life -- Chapter 15 Crisis -- Book IV -- Chapter 16 The Road to Vietnam -- Chapter 17 The Unquiet American -- Chapter 18 Dirt Against the Wind -- Book V -- Chapter 19 The Anti-Bismarck -- Chapter 20 Waiting for Hanoi -- Chapter 21 1968 -- Chapter 22 The Unlikely Combination -- Epilogue: A Bildungsroman -- Acknowledgments -- Notes -- Sources -- Illustration Credits -- Index.
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ISBN:
9781594206535
Format :
Book