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About the Author
Ivo H. Daalder is U.S. Ambassador to NATO. Previously, he was a senior fellow in Foreign Policy Studies and the Sydney Stein Jr. Chair in International Security at the Brookings Institution. He is the coauthor, with James M. Lindsay, of America Unbound: The Bush Revolution in Foreign Policy (Brookings, 2003) and the coauthor of Winning Ugly: NATO's War to Save Kosovo (Brookings, 2001), written with Michael E. O'Hanlon. Nicole Gnesotto is the vice president of Notre Europe. Previously, she was director of the European Union Institute for Security Studies. She has served as deputy head of the French Foreign Ministry's Centre d'Analyse et de Prevision and is the author of many publications on strategic issues and European security, in particular. Philip H. Gordon is a senior fellow at the Brookings Institution and former director for European Affairs at the National Security Council. His books include Winning the Right War: The Path to Security for America and the World (Times Books, 2007) and Allies at War: America, Europe, and the Crisis over Iraq (McGraw Hill, 2004).
Table of ContentsIvo H. Daalder is a senior fellow in Foreign Policy Studies at the Brookings Institution. From 1995 to 1996 he was director for European affairs on President Clinton's national security council staff. A specialist in American foreign policy, European security, and national security affairs, Daalder has authored ten books, including most recently the award-winning America Unbound: The Bush Revolution in Foreign Policy (with James M. Lindsay), which was chosen by The Economist as one of the year's best books on politics and current affairs.
Nicole Gnesotto is the director of the Institute for Security Studies of the European Union. She has served as deputy head of the French Foreign Ministry's Centre d'Analyse et de Prevision and is the author of many publications on strategic issues and European security, in particular.
Philip H. Gordon is director of the Brookings Center on the United States and Europe and a senior fellow in the Brookings Foreign Policy Studies program. He is the author of a number of books and essays on Europe and the Middle East, including most recently, Allies at War: America, Europe, and the Crisis over Iraq (with Jeremy Shapiro).
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