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Bialer, Seweryn

Published by Knopf, New York, 1986
Used Condition: As New Hardcover
From The Exiles Bookshop (Gaithersburg, MD, U.S.A.)

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Minor creases to a few pages, else a tight FINE copy inscribed on the front endpaper in an edge-rubbed near FINE dust wrapper. Part of a small group of books available from the library of Henry Kissinger, famous diplomat & political scientist. As a proponent of Realpolitik he worked with President Richard Nixon on detente with the Soviet Union, the opening to Red China & the end of the Vietnam War. This book is inscribed "To Henry with admiration and knowledge that many chapters of this book would have been quite different if not for the vagaries of the American electoral process". The author is an emeritus professor of political science at Columbia University & an expert on the Communist parties of the Soviet Union & Poland. During the Reagan era, when this book was written, he predicted the collapse of the Soviet system. Bookseller Inventory # 010653

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Publisher: Knopf, New York

Publication Date: 1986

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: As New

Dust Jacket Condition: As New

Signed: Signed by Author

Edition: First Edition.

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