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Review: The Wise Men: Six Friends and the World They Made

User Review  - Nicole Nathanson - Goodreads

I can't believe it's finally over. I feel like I've been reading this book my whole life. It is so. Darn. LONG. And I like long books! Yeesh. While interesting and thorough, I felt like I couldn't see ... Read full review

Review: The Wise Men: Six Friends and the World They Made

User Review  - Yang - Goodreads

A book worth rereading, simply because there are so many events, drama, lives and deaths happening in a single book. 6 great people, 6 grand lives of deceit, prescient predictions and tough decisions ... Read full review

Review: The Wise Men: Six Friends and the World They Made

User Review  - Michael Losasso - Goodreads

Amazing book about six truly amazing men who performed amazing feats to preserve the world from a post-war nuclear apocalypse. The book offers a full scope of these men's lives, personality, and role ... Read full review

Review: The Wise Men: Six Friends and the World They Made

User Review  - Phil - Goodreads

Skip the first handful of chapters if you don't care about what grade schools they went to. I stopped reading in 1952 (in the book). The book is a defense of these men and that is apparent. not worth finishing. Read full review

Review: The Wise Men: Six Friends and the World They Made

User Review  - Zach - Goodreads

Truly, a remarkable tour de force by Isaacson and Thomas about the six men that shaped the post-World War II world and the Pax Americana. If one wants to find out how the world got to where it was ... Read full review

Review: The Wise Men: Six Friends and the World They Made

User Review  - Tom Sakell - Goodreads

Maybe your high school history program was like mine: 3 1/2 years on the American Revolution, 6 months on the Sixties and and afternoon on World War II. This book helps me understand who informed ... Read full review

Review: The Wise Men: Six Friends and the World They Made

User Review  - Waukena Cuyjet - Goodreads

So far interesting lives Read full review

Review: The Wise Men: Six Friends and the World They Made

User Review  - Ted Hunt - Goodreads

I purchased this book when it was published in 1986, but never read it because I was unsure about reading a book about the Groton/Yale crowd who became the US foreign policy establishment's "Wise Men ... Read full review

Review: The Wise Men: Six Friends and the World They Made

User Review  - Richard - Goodreads

Outstanding history of the Cold War Read full review

Review: The Wise Men: Six Friends and the World They Made

User Review  - Sarah - Goodreads

I read this book a long time ago, and it was interesting to see how my perspective on these men and their effect on foreign policy in particular has changed. This is still, in my opinion, a well ... Read full review


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