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Henry Kissinger : pragmatic statesman in hostile times /
Abraham R. Wagner.
imprint
New York, NY : Abingdon, Oxon : Routledge, 2020.
description
viii, 257 pages ; 24 cm.
ISBN
0415837383, 0415837391, 9780203379868, 9780415837385, 9780415837392
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imprint
New York, NY : Abingdon, Oxon : Routledge, 2020.
isbn
0415837383
0415837391
9780203379868
9780415837385
9780415837392
contents note
Part 1. Henry Kissinger -- Introduction: Henry Kissinger in American history and foreign policy -- The early years -- Harvard and New York -- National security advisor -- China, communism and arms control -- Secretary of State -- Watergate and exit from government -- The later years -- Epilogue: on the making of U.S. foreign policy -- Documents -- The Nobel Peace Prize 1973 -- acceptance speech / Henry Kissinger, Lee Duc Tho -- Bipartisan objectives for American foreign policy / Foreign Affairs, Summer 1988 -- Between the old left and the new right / Foreign Affairs, May/June 1999 -- Military policy and defense of the "grey areas" / Foreign Affairs, April 1955 -- Reflections on containment / Foreign Affairs, May 1994 -- The pitfalls of universal jurisdiction / Foreign Affairs, July 2001 -- Eulogy for Senator John McCain, September 1, 2018.
abstract
"This book reveals Henry Kissinger's realpolitik approach to U.S. foreign policy. Wagner tracks how Kissinger became an iconic figure in international relations that polarized opinion during 1969 to 1977, a critical and controversial period of American history."
catalogue key
12852652
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.

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