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World Order

Reflections on the Character of Nations and the Course of History

By Henry Kissinger
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World Order: Reflections on the Character of Nations and the Course of History by Henry Kissinger

World Order (2014) is a guide to the complex mechanisms that have governed international relations throughout history. These blinks explain how different countries conceive of different world orders and how they are held in balance or brought into conflict.

  • Anyone who wants to learn more about the intricacies of global politics
  • Students of political science, governance and international relations
  • Everyone with an interest in globalization and clashes of cultures

Henry Kissinger is a German-born former American diplomat. He served as US Secretary of State for four years and was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1973. He played a key role in shaping twentieth-century US foreign policy and has written over a dozen books on the subject.

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