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Acheson Country: A Memoir
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Publisher W W Norton & Co Inc
Publication date October 1, 1993
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780393035308
ISBN-10 0393035301
Dimensions 0.75 by 6 by 8.75 in.
Weight 1 lbs.
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Original list price $23.00
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The architect of U.S. foreign policy after World War II goes behind the scenes for a warm, intimate view of his home, family, and such friends as President Truman and Justice Felix Frankfurter.
Amazon.com description: Product Description: This is a personal memoir of Dean Acheson, written by his son, who, in writing the book, wished readers to see the personal side of the statesman. The memoir shows us Dean Acheson at home with his wife, Alice, his friends and children, before and after his tenure as President Truman's Secretary of State. We are taken behind the scenes as he entertains Washington and foreign dignitaries. Acheson's friendships with President Truman, Justice Felix Frankfurter and others are detailed.

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