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The Resource The brothers : John Foster Dulles, Allen Dulles, and their secret world war, Stephen Kinzer

The brothers : John Foster Dulles, Allen Dulles, and their secret world war, Stephen Kinzer

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The brothers : John Foster Dulles, Allen Dulles, and their secret world war
Title
The brothers
Title remainder
John Foster Dulles, Allen Dulles, and their secret world war
Statement of responsibility
Stephen Kinzer
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A joint biography of John Foster Dulles and Allen Dulles, who led the United States into foreign adventures that decisively shaped today's world as the Cold War was at its peak
Summary
A joint biography of John Foster Dulles and Allen Dulles, who led the United States into an unseen war that decisively shaped today's world. During the 1950s, when the Cold War was at its peak, two immensely powerful brothers led the United States into a series of foreign adventures whose effects are still shaking the world. John Foster Dulles was secretary of state while his brother, Allen Dulles, was director of the Central Intelligence Agency. In this book, Stephen Kinzer places their extraordinary lives against the backdrop of American culture and history
Biography type
collective biography
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10221026
Cataloging source
DLC
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Kinzer, Stephen
Dewey number
327.127300922
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dulles, John Foster
  • Dulles, Allen
  • United States
  • Statesmen
  • Spies
  • Cabinet officers
  • United States
  • Intelligence service
  • Dulles, Allen
  • Dulles, John Foster
Target audience
adult
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John Foster Dulles, Allen Dulles, and their secret world war
Label
The brothers : John Foster Dulles, Allen Dulles, and their secret world war, Stephen Kinzer
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 368-382) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
PART I: TWO BROTHERS. Unmentionable happenings ; The taint of my environment ; Dull, duller, Dulles ; That fella from Wall Street -- PART II: SIX MONSTERS. A Whirling dervish with a college education ; The most forthright pro-communist ; A matchless interplay of ruthlessness and guile ; The self-intoxicated president ; The tall, goateed radical ; The bearded strongman -- PART III: ONE CENTURY. A face of God
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First Edition.
Extent
402 pages
Isbn
9781429953528
Isbn Type
(ebk.)
Lccn
2013007718
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
40022924480
System control number
(OCoLC)827256871
Label
The brothers : John Foster Dulles, Allen Dulles, and their secret world war, Stephen Kinzer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 368-382) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
PART I: TWO BROTHERS. Unmentionable happenings ; The taint of my environment ; Dull, duller, Dulles ; That fella from Wall Street -- PART II: SIX MONSTERS. A Whirling dervish with a college education ; The most forthright pro-communist ; A matchless interplay of ruthlessness and guile ; The self-intoxicated president ; The tall, goateed radical ; The bearded strongman -- PART III: ONE CENTURY. A face of God
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First Edition.
Extent
402 pages
Isbn
9781429953528
Isbn Type
(ebk.)
Lccn
2013007718
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
40022924480
System control number
(OCoLC)827256871

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