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The Wise Men free pdf A captivating blend of personal biography and public drama, The Wise Men introduces the original best and brightest, leaders whose outsized personalities and actions brought order to postwar chaos: Averell Harriman, the freewheeling diplomat and Roosevelt's special envoy to Churchill and Stalin- Dean Acheson, the secretary of state who was more responsible for the Truman Doctrine than Truman and for the Marshall Plan than General Marshall- George Kennan, self-cast outsider and intellectual darling of the Washington elite- Robert Lovett, assistant secretary of war, undersecretary of state, and secretary of defense throughout the formative years of the Cold War- John McCloy, one of the nation's most influential private citizens- and Charles Bohlen, adroit diplomat and ambassador to the Soviet Union.

About Walter Isaacson

Walter Isaacson, the CEO of the Aspen Institute, has been chairman of CNN and editor of Time magazine. He is the author of Steve Jobs- Einstein: His Life and Universe- Benjamin Franklin: An American Life- and Kissinger: A Biography- and the coauthor of The Wise Men: Six Friends and the World They Made. He lives in Washington, DC.

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Author : Walter Isaacson
Publisher : Simon
Data Published : 28 February 2012
ISBN : 1439126534
EAN : 9781439126530
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 864 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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