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The inevitability of tragedy : Henry Kissinger and his world

Author: Barry Gewen
Publisher: New York, NY : W.W. Norton & Company, [2020]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"A fresh portrait of Henry Kissinger focusing on the fundamental ideas underlying his policies: realism, balance of power, and national interest. The Inevitability of Tragedy is a fascinating intellectual biography of Henry Kissinger that examines his unique role in government through his ideas. It analyzes the continuing controversies surrounding Kissinger's policies in such places as Vietnam and Chile by offering  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
collective biographies
Biographies
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Gewen, Barry.
Inevitability of tragedy.
New York, NY : W.W. Norton & Company, [2020]
(DLC) 2019050503
(OCoLC)1102473482
Named Person: Henry Kissinger; Henry Kissinger; Henry Kissinger
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Barry Gewen
ISBN: 9781324004066 1324004061
OCLC Number: 1152157208
Description: 1 online resource (xviii, 452 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations
Other Titles: Henry Kissinger and his world
Responsibility: Barry Gewen.

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A fresh portrait of Henry Kissinger focusing on the fundamental ideas underlying his policies: realism, balance of power and national interest.  Read more...

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"Gewen's book... is distinctive in that it is, above all, an account of Kissinger's intellectual universe." -- Gideon Rachman - Financial Times "Gewen seeks to escape [a] cartoon depiction of Read more...

 
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