Present At The Creation

Author: Dean Acheson
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 9780393304121
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The author relates his experiences in the State Department during a period that witnessed World War II, European reconstruction, the Korean War and McCarthyism

Dean Acheson

Author: Robert L. Beisner
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780199754892
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The book also sheds light on Acheson's friendship with Truman--one, a bourbon-drinking mid-Westerner with a homespun disposition, the other, a mustachioed Connecticut dandy who preferred perfect martinis.

Dean Acheson

Author: Douglas Brinkley
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 9780300060751
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Acheson was President Harry Truman's secretary of state, the American father of NATO and active in US foreign policy after World War II. He was also a Democratic Party activist in Eisenhower's presidency and an advisor in the Kennedy, ...

Dean Acheson And The Making Of U S Foreign Policy

Author: Douglas Brinkley
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 1349226114
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The result of a major commemorative conference, this volume brings together ten distinguished diplomatic historians, commissioned to write on various aspects of Acheson's career, based on primary archival research.

Dean Acheson And The Obligations Of Power

Author: Michael F. Hopkins
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1538100029
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The book argues that Acheson was slower to abandon the prospect of understandings with the Soviets and the communists in China than his memoirs claim; his focus on the North Atlantic did not exclude his deep concern for Asian; and the ...