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Shattered Peace: The Origins of the Cold War and the National Security State

Shattered Peace: The Origins of the Cold War and the National Security State

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1977
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0395246709
ISBN13
9780395246702
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Drawing on once-secret archives and private papers, Daniel Yergin documents this transformation of the American viewpoint and analyzes how the Cold War policy came about.

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Daniel Yergin is the author of the new bestseller The Quest: Energy, Security, and the Remaking of the Modern World which has been hailed as “a fascinating saga” about the “quest for sustainable resources of energy,” and “the book you must read to understand the future of our economy and our way of life,” not to mention “necessary reading for C.E.O.’s, conservationists, lawmakers, generals, spies, tech geeks, thriller writers. . . and many others.”

He received the Pulitzer Prize for
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