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Books Books 31 - 40 of about 46 related to The Wise Men: Six Friends and the World They Made.   

Kennedy: The Classic Biography

Ted Sorensen - Biography & Autobiography - 2010 - 800 pages
The classic, intimate, and magisterial biography of JFK In January 1953, freshman senator John F. Kennedy of Massachusetts hired a twenty-four-year-old from Nebraska as his ...
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Flight of the Eagle: The Grand Strategies That Brought America from Colonial ...

Conrad Black - History - 2014 - 760 pages
Like an eagle, American colonists ascended from the gulley of British dependence to the position of sovereign world power in a period of merely two centuries. Seizing territory ...
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From Secularism to Jihad: Sayyid Qutb and the Foundations of Radical Islamism

Adnan Musallam - Biography & Autobiography - 2005 - 261 pages
This is the first book written since September 11, 2001 to look at the life and philosophy of controversial radical Islamist Sayyid Qutb of Egypt (1906-1966), the philosopher ...
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Notes From the Blockade

Lydia Ginzburg - Biography & Autobiography - 2011 - 240 pages
The 900-day siege of Leningrad (1941-44) was one of the turning points of the Second World War. It slowed down the German advance into Russia and became a national symbol of ...
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The Secret Service of the Confederate States in Europe: or, How the ...

James D. Bulloch - History - 2012 - 672 pages
At the outbreak of the Civil War, Jefferson Davis sent merchant marine James D. Bulloch to Europe to clandestinely acquire arms and ships for the Confederate navy. His first ...
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President Kennedy: Profile of Power

Richard Reeves - Biography & Autobiography - 2011 - 800 pages
President Kennedy is the compelling, dramatic history of JFK's thousand days in office. It illuminates the presidential center of power by providing an indepth look at the day ...
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Dean Acheson: The Cold War Years, 1953-71

Douglas Brinkley - Biography & Autobiography - 1994 - 429 pages
Drawing on the recently opened Acheson papers as well as on interviews with Acheson's family and with leading public figures of the era, Douglas Brinkley tells an intriguing ...
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The Kennan Diaries

George F. Kennan - Biography & Autobiography - 2014 - 736 pages
A landmark collection, spanning ninety years of U.S. history, of the never-before-published diaries of George F. Kennan, America’s most famous diplomat. On a hot July afternoon ...
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Imperial Brotherhood: Gender and the Making of Cold War Foreign Policy

Robert D. Dean - History - 2003 - 329 pages
This provocative book begins with a question about the Vietnam War. How is it, asks Robert D. Dean, that American policymakers -- men who prided themselves on "hardheaded ...
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