First edition of The Peace Brokers by Saadia Touval, inscribed to former Secretary of State, Henry Kissinger.
Octavo, xiv, 377pp. Blue cloth, title stamped in gilt on spine. Light wear to cloth, book appears lightly read, dust remnant along top edge. In the publisher’s very good dust jacket, wear along top edge, bright colors. Inscribed by the author: “To Henry – An inspiring teacher and a model mediator. Saadia.”
The author of this book, Saadia Touval (1932-2008), was a respected political scientist who wrote extensively on the international mediation process. He was a contemporary of Dr. Kissinger, interviewing him often and working with him at the United States Institute of Peace in Washington, DC.