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The flawed architect

Henry Kissinger and American foreign policy

by Jussi M. HanhimaМ€ki

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Kissinger, Henry, 1923-,
    • Statesmen -- United States -- Biography,
    • Cabinet officers -- United States -- Biography,
    • United States -- Foreign relations -- 1969-1974,
    • United States -- Politics and government -- 1969-1974

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [534]-539) and index.

      Other titlesHenry Kissinger and American foreign policy
      StatementJussi Hanhimäki.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE840.8.K58 H36 2004
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxii, 554 p. :
      Number of Pages554
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3291622M
      ISBN 100195172213
      LC Control Number2004008371

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In The Flawed Architect, the first major reassessment of Kissinger in over a decade, historian Jussi Hanhimaki paints a subtle, carefully composed portrait of America's most famous and infamous statesman.

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Book: The Flawed Architect: Henry Kissinger and American Foreign Policy. Author: Jussi M Hanhimaki. Publisher: Oxford University Press () Pages: Jussi Hanhimaki is a Professor of International History and Politics at the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies in Geneva and an editor of the journal Cold War History.

In The Flawed Architect, the first major reassessment of Kissinger in over a decade, historian Jussi Hanhimaki paints a subtle, carefully composed portrait of America's most famous and infamous statesman.

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