George f. Kennan: An American Life download free [PDF and Ebook] by John Lewis Gaddis

George f. Kennan: An American Life download free [PDF and Ebook] by John Lewis Gaddis year 2012
  • Book name: George f. Kennan: An American Life
  • Author: John Lewis Gaddis
  • Release date: 2012/5/10
  • Publisher: PENGUIN PUTNAM INC
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Biography
  • ISBN: 9780143122159
  • Rating: 7.54 of 10
  • Votes: 576
  • Review by: Sophie Pappas
  • Review rating: 7.91 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/16
  • Total pages: 784
  • Includes a PDF summary of 94 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Winner of the 2012 Pulitzer Prize in Biography Widely and enthusiastically acclaimed, this is the authorized, definitive biography of one of the most fascinating but troubled figures of the twentieth century by the nation's leading Cold War historian. In the late 1940s, George F. Kennan-then a bright but, relatively obscure American diplomat-wrote the 'long telegram' and the 'X' article. These two documents laid out United States' strategy for 'containing' the Soviet Union-a strategy which Kennan himself questioned in later years. Based on exclusive access to Kennan and his archives, this landmark history illuminates a life that both mirrored and shaped the century it spanned.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 46H36M16S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Biography: Historical, Political & Military, Diplomacy, 20th Century History: C 1900 To C 2000
  • Available formats: TXT, TIFF, PDF, DOC, EPUB, WORD, OEB, BMP. Compressed in ZIP, RAR, RPM, CHM, GZ
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 30.23 USD
  • Dimensions: 141x214x50mm
  • Weight: 644g
  • Printed by: Penguin USA
  • Published in: New York, NY, United States
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