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    Author Grandin, Greg, 1962-

    Title Kissinger's shadow : the long reach of America's most controversial statesman / Greg Grandin.
    Imprint New York : Metropolitan Books/Henry Holt and Company, 2015.

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    Edition First edition.
    Descript 270 pages ; 22 cm
    Local Note PromptCat
    Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (pages 231-259) and index.
    Contents Prelude: On not seeing the monster -- Introduction: An obituary foretold -- A cosmic beat -- Ends and means -- Kissinger smiled -- Nixon style -- Anti-Kissinger -- Opposite of unity -- Secrecy and spectacle -- Inconceivable -- Cause and effect -- Onward to the gulf -- Darkness into light -- Epilogue: Kissingerism without Kissinger.
    Summary "A new account of America's most controversial diplomat that moves beyond praise or condemnation to reveal Kissinger as the architect of America's current imperial stance."--Provided by publisher.
    Subject Kissinger, Henry, 1923- -- Influence.
    United States -- Foreign relations -- 1945-1989.
    United States -- Military policy -- 20th century.
    United States -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
    Statesmen -- United States -- Biography.
    Militarism -- United States.
    Exceptionalism -- United States.
    National security -- Political aspects -- United States.
    United States -- Military policy -- Decision making.
    United States -- Foreign relations -- Philosophy.
    ISBN/ISSN 9781627794497 (hardcover)
    1627794492 (hardcover)
    9781627794503 (ebook)
    Other # 40025221114


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