Richard Holbrooke and the End of the American Century
Richard Holbrooke was brilliant, utterly self-absorbed, and possessed of almost inhuman energy and appetites. Admired and detested, he was the force behind the Dayton Accords that ended the Balkan wars, America's greatest diplomatic achievement in the post-Cold War era. His power lay in an utter belief in himself and his idea of a muscular, generou...
Jul 27, 2019Excellent writing, powerful personalities, profound policy lessons. A book well worth reading. – source