George F. Kennan: an American life

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subject_facet Ambassadors -- United States -- Biography, Cold War -- Diplomatic history, Diplomats -- United States -- Biography, Kennan, George F. -- (George Frost), -- 1904-2005, Soviet Union -- Foreign relations -- United States, United States -- Foreign relations -- 1945-1989, United States -- Foreign relations -- Soviet Union, World politics -- 1945-1989
table_of_contents Childhood : 1904-1921 -- Princeton : 1921-1925 -- The Foreign Service : 1925-1931 -- Marriage-- and Moscow : 1931-1933 -- The origins of Soviet-American relations : 1933-1936 -- Rediscovering America : 1936-1938 -- Czechoslovakia and Germany : 1938-1941 -- The United States at war : 1941-1944 -- Back in the U.S.S.R. : 1944-1945 -- A very long telegram : 1945-1946 -- A grand strategic education : 1946 -- Mr. X : 1947 -- Policy planner : 1947-1948 -- Policy dissenter : 1948 -- Reprieve : 1949 -- Disengagement : 1950 -- Public figure, private doubts : 1950-1951 -- Mr. Ambassador : 1952 -- Finding a niche : 1953-1955 -- A rare possibility of usefulness : 1955-1958 -- Kennedy and Yugoslavia : 1958-1963 -- Counter-cultural critic : 1963-1968 -- Prophet of the Apocalypse : 1968-1980 -- A precarious vindication : 1980-1990 -- Last things : 1991-2005.
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title George F. Kennan : an American life
title_display George F. Kennan : an American life
title_full George F. Kennan : an American life / John Lewis Gaddis, George F. Kennan An American Life
title_short George F. Kennan :
title_sort george f kennan an american life
title_sub an American life
topic Ambassadors United States Biography, Biography & Autobiography, Cold War Diplomatic history, Diplomats United States Biography, History, Kennan, George F. (George Frost), 1904-2005, Nonfiction, Soviet Union Foreign relations United States, United States Foreign relations 1945-1989, United States Foreign relations Soviet Union, World politics 1945-1989
topic_facet Ambassadors, Biography & Autobiography, Cold War, Diplomatic history, Diplomats, Foreign relations, History, Kennan, George F, Nonfiction, World politics