George F. Kennan: An American Life

George F. Kennan: An American Life

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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… (more)

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Book Details  

Publisher: The Penguin Press (November 10, 2011)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 800 pages

File size: 3.2 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

Awards: Pulitzer Prize for Biography or Autobiography 2012 winner, National Book Critics Circle for Biography 2011 winner

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