George F Kennan

Author: John Lewis Gaddis
Editor: Penguin Press HC
ISBN: 9781594203121
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The full scope of George Kennan's long life and vast influence is revealed by one of today's most important Cold War scholars. Yale historian Gaddis began this magisterial history almost 30 years ago; the result is a remarkably revealing view of how this greatest of Cold War strategists came to doubt his strategy and always doubted himself.
Garcia: An American Life
Language: en
Pages: 560
Authors: Blair Jackson
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000-08-01 - Publisher: Penguin Books

He was there when Dylan went electric, when a generation danced naked at Woodstock, and when Ken Kesey started experimenting with acid. Jerry Garcia was one of the most gifted musicians of all time, and he was a member of one of the most worshiped rock 'n' roll bands in
George F. Kennan
Language: en
Pages: 784
Authors: John Lewis Gaddis
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011 - Publisher: Penguin Press HC

The full scope of George Kennan's long life and vast influence is revealed by one of today's most important Cold War scholars. Yale historian Gaddis began this magisterial history almost 30 years ago; the result is a remarkably revealing view of how this greatest of Cold War strategists came to
An American Life
Language: en
Pages: 736
Authors: Ronald Reagan
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 1990-11-15 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Ronald Reagan’s autobiography is a work of major historical importance. Here, in his own words, is the story of his life—public and private—told in a book both frank and compellingly readable. Few presidents have accomplished more, or been so effective in changing the direction of government in ways that are
Garcia: An American Life
Language: en
Pages: 560
Authors: Blair Jackson
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000-08-01 - Publisher: Penguin

He was there when Dylan went electric, when a generation danced naked at Woodstock, and when Ken Kesey started experimenting with acid. Jerry Garcia was one of the most gifted musicians of all time, and he was a member of one of the most worshiped rock 'n' roll bands in
Joe Papp: An American Life
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Helen Epstein
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-07-31 - Publisher: Plunkett Lake Press

Joseph Papp (1921-1991), theater producer, champion of human rights and of the First Amendment, founder of the New York Shakespeare Festival and Public Theater, changed the American cultural landscape. Born Yussel Papirofsky in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, he discovered Shakespeare in public school and first produced a show on an aircraft carrier