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The Resource Years of upheaval, Henry Kissinger

Years of upheaval, Henry Kissinger

Label
Years of upheaval
Title
Years of upheaval
Statement of responsibility
Henry Kissinger
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Kissinger recalls the turbulent years of the second administration of Richard Nixon, which began January 20, 1973. Two momentous events and their consequences dominate this account: The Watergate scandal, and the 1973 October war in the Middle East
Summary
This second volume of the 56th Secretary of State's memoirs covers the years 1973-77, when Kissinger served as Secretary of State under President Nixon and President Ford. Drawing on the diary he kept during the period, Kissinger discusses the Watergate scandal and Nixon's resignation, Middle East diplomacy, the oil crisis, revolution in South America, the SALT II negotiations, and the opening of relations with China. The book includes a wealth of b&w historical photos, 48 pages in all. It was first published in 1982. Annotation ©2012 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
Writing style
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
393435
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Wilson's Senior High School
  • Wilson's Public Library
  • Booklist
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1923-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kissinger, Henry
Dewey number
973.924/092/4
Illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
  • facsimiles
  • photographs
Index
index present
Intended audience
Young Adult
Intended audience source
Follett Library Resources
LC call number
E840.8.K58
LC item number
A38
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kissinger, Henry
  • Statesmen
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Label
Years of upheaval, Henry Kissinger
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Chile: the fall of Salvador Allende
  • Becoming secretary of state
  • Middle East war
  • Moscow, the cease-fire, and the alert
  • First Middle East breakthrough
  • Persian gulf interlude
  • Eclipse of Zhou Enlai and another talk with Mao
  • Troubles with allies
  • Geneva conference
  • First shuttle: Egyptian-Israeli disengagement
  • A moment of hope
  • Energy crisis
  • Energy and the democracies
  • Road to Damascus: an exploratory shuttle
  • Decline of Detente: a turning point
  • Syrian shuttle
  • Last hurrah
  • End of the administration
  • A visit to Hanoi
  • China: another step forward
  • Gathering impact of Watergate
  • Year of Europe
  • Middle East in ferment
  • Detente: Zavidovo to San Clemente
  • Indochina: the beginning of the end
Control code
18185452
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxi, 1283 pages, 40 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780316285919
Lccn
81086320
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
facsimile, maps, photographs
System control number
(LHPL)248347
Label
Years of upheaval, Henry Kissinger
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Chile: the fall of Salvador Allende
  • Becoming secretary of state
  • Middle East war
  • Moscow, the cease-fire, and the alert
  • First Middle East breakthrough
  • Persian gulf interlude
  • Eclipse of Zhou Enlai and another talk with Mao
  • Troubles with allies
  • Geneva conference
  • First shuttle: Egyptian-Israeli disengagement
  • A moment of hope
  • Energy crisis
  • Energy and the democracies
  • Road to Damascus: an exploratory shuttle
  • Decline of Detente: a turning point
  • Syrian shuttle
  • Last hurrah
  • End of the administration
  • A visit to Hanoi
  • China: another step forward
  • Gathering impact of Watergate
  • Year of Europe
  • Middle East in ferment
  • Detente: Zavidovo to San Clemente
  • Indochina: the beginning of the end
Control code
18185452
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxi, 1283 pages, 40 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780316285919
Lccn
81086320
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
facsimile, maps, photographs
System control number
(LHPL)248347

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