Book Discussion on Acheson: The Secretary of State
Mr. Chace discussed his biography, Acheson: The Secretary of State Who Created the American World, published by Simon &… read more
Mr. Chace discussed his biography, Acheson: The Secretary of State Who Created the American World, published by Simon & Schuster. The book covers Acheson’s entire career, from Treasury and State Department positions under President Franklin D. Roosevelt to Secretary of State under President Truman. He was instrumental in shaping the Truman Doctrine and the NATO alliance. After his prepared remarks, he took questions from the audience. close
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