George Ball: Behind the Scenes in U.S. Foreign Policy

George Ball: Behind the Scenes in U.S. Foreign Policy

by James A. Bill
     
 

George Ball---undersecretary of state, diplomat, and respected "wise man"---wielded enormous influence in American foreign policy for more than four decades. In this eloquent biography, James A. Bill tells the story of a man whose experiences, ideas, and courageous opposition within the political system reveal much about the inner workings of foreign policy and about… See more details below

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George Ball---undersecretary of state, diplomat, and respected "wise man"---wielded enormous influence in American foreign policy for more than four decades. In this eloquent biography, James A. Bill tells the story of a man whose experiences, ideas, and courageous opposition within the political system reveal much about the inner workings of foreign policy and about the practice of prudent and moral statesmanship in the twentieth century.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780300076462
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Publication date:
08/28/1998
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
314
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.70(d)

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