Bestsellers (Non-fiction), Politics and government
Former national security consultant and secretary of state surveys the history of diplomacy from the seventeenth-century Peace of Westphalia. He focuses on American diplomacy following the Cold War; specifically, his belief in the need for a "blend of experience and… insight" to preserve a balance of power and the need to be more assertive about protecting national interests. Kissinger frequently cites his own contributions. c1994.