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Essence of Decision: Explaining the Cuban Missile Crisis (Paperback)

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    One of the most influental political science works written in the post World War II era, the original edition ofEssence of Decision is a unique and fascinating examination of the pivotal event of the cold Cold War. Not simply revised, but completely re-written, the Second Edition of this classic text is a fresh reinterpretation of the theories and events surrounding the Cuban Missle Crisis, incorporating all new information from the Kennedy tapes and recently declassified Soviet files.Essence of Decision Second Edition, is a vivid look at decision-making under pressure and is the only single volume work that attempts to answer the enduring question: how should citizens understand the actions of their government?

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    ISBN 9780321013491
    Genre POLITICAL SCIENCE / International Relations / General
    Format Paperback
    Pages 416
    Publisher Date 1999-01-01 00:00:00.0
    Publisher Pearson P T R
    Copyright Year 1999
    Height 8.5 in
    Wdth 5.5 in
    Thickness 0.75 in
    Unit weight 1.05 lb
    Language English
    Subtitle Explaining the Cuban Missile Crisis
    Edition Number 2
    Edition Detail Subsequent
    Audience College/higher education
    Authors Allison, Graham T.
    Dimensions 8.0x6.0x1.0

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