Signed copy of Nuclear Weapons and Foreign Policy by Henry A. Kissinger.
Octavo, xx, 463pp. Black cloth, title in silver gilt on spine. Stated “third printing” on copyright page. In the publisher’s dust jacket, $5.00 on front flap, toning to spine, short closed tear along bottom edge, a very good example. This copy is inscribed: “To B. Lezril, With all good wishes. Henry A. Kissinger.” A scarce signed copy.
An important work by Harvard Professor Henry Kissinger, who postulates that a “limited” nuclear war was now possible with the development of portable atomic weapons. His thesis has remained part of the strategic thinking of the United States since its inception. This early work by future Secretary of State Henry Kissinger was nominated for the National Book Award for nonfiction.