WorldCat Identities

Kissinger, Henry 1923-

Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Henry Kissinger
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Most widely held works by Henry Kissinger
Diplomacy by Henry Kissinger( Book )

124 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in 11 languages and held by 4,042 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this controversial and monumental book - arguably his most important - Henry Kissinger illuminates just what diplomacy is. Moving from a sweeping overview of his own interpretation of history to personal accounts of his negotations with world leaders, Kissinger describes the ways in which the art of diplomacy and the balance of power have created the world we live in, and shows how Americans, protected by the size and isolation of their country, as well as by their own idealism and mistrust of the Old World, have sought to conduct a unique kind of foreign policy based on the way they wanted the world to be, as opposed to the way it really is
American foreign policy : three essays by Henry Kissinger( Book )

64 editions published between 1966 and 1982 in 4 languages and held by 3,261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A world restored; Metternich, Castlereagh and the problems of peace, 1812-22 by Henry Kissinger( Book )

129 editions published between 1957 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 2,366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a case study of the task of constructing a new international order following Napoleon's defeat in Russia in 1812, which fell particularly on the shoulders of the Austrian foreign minister and the British foreign secretary
On China by Henry Kissinger( Book )

59 editions published between 2010 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 2,312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this sweeping and insightful history, Henry Kissinger turns for the first time at book-length to a country he has known intimately for decades, and whose modern relations with the West he helped shape. Drawing on historical records as well as his conversations with Chinese leaders over the past forty years, Kissinger examines how China has approached diplomacy, strategy, and negotiation throughout its history, and reflects on the consequences for the global balance of power in the 21st century. Since no other country can claim a more powerful link to its ancient past and classical principles, any attempt to understand China's future world role must begin with an appreciation of its long history. For centuries, China rarely encountered other societies of comparable size and sophistication; it was the "Middle Kingdom," treating the peoples on its periphery as vassal states. At the same time, Chinese statesmen-facing threats of invasion from without, and the contests of competing factions within-developed a canon of strategic thought that prized the virtues of subtlety, patience, and indirection over feats of martial prowess. In 'On China', Kissinger examines key episodes in Chinese foreign policy from the classical era to the present day, with a particular emphasis on the decades since the rise of Mao Zedong. He illuminates the inner workings of Chinese diplomacy during such pivotal events as the initial encounters between China and modern European powers, the formation and breakdown of the Sino-Soviet alliance, the Korean War, Richard Nixon's historic trip to Beijing, and three crises in the Taiwan Straits. Drawing on his extensive personal experience with four generations of Chinese leaders, he brings to life towering figures such as Mao, Zhou Enlai, and Deng Xiaoping, revealing how their different visions have shaped China's modern destiny. With his singular vantage on U.S.-China relations, Kissinger traces the evolution of this fraught but crucial relationship over the past 60 years, following its dramatic course from estrangement to strategic partnership to economic interdependence, and toward an uncertain future. With a final chapter on the emerging superpower's 21st-century world role, 'On China' provides an intimate historical perspective on Chinese foreign affairs from one of the premier statesmen of the 20th century"--
World order by Henry Kissinger( Book )

2 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 1,928 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry Kissinger offers in World Order a meditation on the roots of international harmony and global disorder. There has never been a true "world order," Kissinger observes. For most of history, civilizations defined their own concepts of order. Each considered itself the center of the world and envisioned its distinct principles as universally relevant. China conceived of a global cultural hierarchy with the Emperor at its pinnacle. In Europe, Rome imagined itself surrounded by barbarians. When Rome fragmented, European peoples refined a concept of an equilibrium of sovereign states and sought to export it across the world. Islam, in its early centuries, considered itself the world's sole legitimate political unit, destined to expand indefinitely until the world was brought into harmony by religious principles. The United States was born of a conviction about the universal applicability of democracy -- a conviction that has guided its policies ever since. Now international affairs take place on a global basis, and these historical concepts of world order are meeting. Every region participates in questions of high policy in every other, often instantaneously. Yet there is no consensus among the major actors about the rules and limits guiding this process, or its ultimate destination. The result is mounting tension. Grounded in Kissinger's study of history and his experience as National Security Advisor and Secretary of State, World Order guides readers through crucial episodes in recent world history. Kissinger offers a glimpse into the inner deliberations of the Nixon administration's negotiations with Hanoi over the end of the Vietnam War, as well as Ronald Reagan's tense debates with Soviet Premier Gorbachev in Reykjavík. He offers insights into the future of U.S.-China relations and the evolution of the European Union, and examines lessons of the conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan. Taking readers from his analysis of nuclear negotiations with Iran through the West's response to the Arab Spring and tensions with Russia over Ukraine, World Order anchors Kissinger's historical analysis in the decisive events of our time
Does America need a foreign policy? : toward a diplomacy for the 21st century by Henry Kissinger( Book )

38 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 1,869 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The former Secretary of State under Richard Nixon argues that a coherent foreign policy is essential and lays out his own plan for getting the nation's international affairs in order
The necessity for choice; prospects of American foreign policy by Henry Kissinger( Book )

41 editions published between 1960 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amerikansk udenrigspolitik i 1960'erne - amerikansk bog fra 1961, midt i Koldkrigsperioden, skrevet af den senere så berømte Dr. Kissinger, som selv fik afgørende indflydelse på amerikansk udenrigs- og sikkerhedspolitik i 1970'erne og 1980'erne. I bogen ridser han forskellige problemstillinger op, definerer og analyserer sikkerhedsmæssige, diplomatiske og udenrigspolitiske problemer og spørgsmål og stiller forskellige forslag til fremtidige løsninger. Bogen her er hans "attempt to point out some of the major isues which confront American foreign policy in one of the most critical periods in American history. I have tried to state the alternatives and my own conclusions."
The troubled partnership; a re-appraisal of the Atlantic alliance by Henry Kissinger( Book )

40 editions published between 1965 and 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on 3 lectures delivered at the Council on Foreign Relations in March, 1964
Ending the Vietnam War : a history of America's involvement in and extrication from the Vietnam War by Henry Kissinger( Book )

17 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 1,174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The former Secretary of State describes America's involvement in Southeast Asia, the events of the war, the peace negotiations, the domestic unrest over the war, and the diplomats, politicians, military leaders, and others who became part of history
The sixties : the years that shaped a generation( Visual )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 1,062 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary features revealing interviews with the prominent figures of the era including: Barbara Ehrenreich, Daniel Ellsberg, Jesse Jackson, Tom Hayden, Arlo Guthrie, Henry Kissinger, Norman Mailer, Robert McNamara, Ed Messe III and Bobby Seale
For the record : selected statements, 1977-1980 by Henry Kissinger( Book )

17 editions published between 1977 and 1981 in English and held by 978 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The statements included in For the Record have been selected from the many made Dr. Kissinger singer since his retirement as Secretary of State. The book includes major Speeches, articles, and interviews given by Dr. Kissinger from 1977 to 1980
Problems of national strategy : a book of readings by Henry Kissinger( Book )

26 editions published between 1965 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 956 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Observations : selected speeches and essays, 1982-1984 by Henry Kissinger( Book )

17 editions published between 1970 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 827 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The articles and speeches Dr. Kissinger has selected for inclusion in this volume reveal his main concerns for the past two years in the field of foreign relations. A dominant theme of this wide-ranging book is the challenge the United States and the industrial democracies will face in the 1980s; the need to revitalize NATO; arms control: East-West relation; world trade and the world economy. the book also contains Dr. Kissinger's observations on the Middle East and on China, and the text of the report he made to the Senate Foreign Relations Committee as Chairman of the Bipartisan Commission on Central America
The Kissinger transcripts : the top secret talks with Beijing and Moscow by William Burr( Book )

9 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Now we have the unvarnished record of Henry Kissinger's high-stakes diplomacy during the Nixon years. Here are the transcripts, formerly classified "Top/Secret/Sensitive/Exclusive Eyes Only," of Kissinger's talks with Mao Zedong, Zhou Enlai, Deng Xiaoping, Leonid Brezhnev, Andrei Gromyko, Richard Nixon, Gerald Ford, George Bush, and others." "When Henry Kissinger left the State Department in January 1977, he took with him "personal papers" as well as copies of government papers that he had worked on and reviewed, and attempted to close off all access to them until five years after his death. However, transcripts of some of his most important conversations found their way into other files, where National Security Archive staffers tracked them down." "The Kissinger Transcripts offers an unparalleled view of American diplomacy as conducted by one of the most controversial Secretaries of State in modern U.S. history. With the record unmediated by Kissinger's spin, readers can begin to make up their own minds about the merits or flaws of a major effort to transform U.S. Cold War strategy."--BOOK JACKET
The West Point history of World War II : The United States Military Academy( Book )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reader's Digest Endowed Book Fund
Soviet-American relations : the détente years, 1969-1972 by Etats-Unis( Book )

4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This joint documentary publication, collected and compiled by historians from both the U.S. Department of State and the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, provides unprecedented insight into Soviet-American relations during a critical era in the history of the Cold War: the détente years (1969-1972). In Feb. 1969, Henry Kissinger, Assistant to the President for National Security Affairs, opened a confidential channel with the Soviet Ambassador to the United States, Anatoly Dobrynin. During the next 3 1/2 years, the two men met on a regular basis in Washington, both at the White House and at the Soviet Embassy, to discuss important issues of the day, including arms control, Berlin, the Middle East, South Asia, China, and Vietnam. Through this mechanism, President Richard M. Nixon and General Secretary Leonid Brezhnev exchanged ideas and information outside normal diplomatic and bureaucratic channels. The confidential channel also allowed the White House to practice behind-the-scenes diplomacy, thus avoiding interference not only from Congress, but also from the Department of State. Although their methods may have been controversial, the collaboration between Kissinger and Dobrynin helped to reduce tension in the Soviet-American relationship, eventually resulting in agreements on Berlin, SALT, and other issues, and culminating in the Moscow Summit in May 1972. This volume presents a selection of American and Soviet documents on the diplomacy that led to détente between the superpowers. The documents include, in particular, Kissinger and Dobrynin's respective accounts of their conversations in this confidential channel, as well as the official records of the Moscow Summit. Although many of Kissinger's memoranda were declassified in 2002, Dobrynin's reports were, until now, sealed in the Russian archives. In this volume, and its Russian counterpart, these and other important documents are available to researchers for the first time.--Book jacket
Kissinger's grand design by G. Warren Nutter( Book )

3 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Does the 21st century belong to China? : Kissinger and Zakaria vs. Ferguson and Li : the Munk debate on China by Henry Kissinger( Book )

5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On June 17, 2011, former U.S. Secretary of State Henry Kissinger and CNN's Fareed Zakaria squared off against leading historian Niall Ferguson and world-renowned Chinese economist David Daokui Li to debate the biggest geopolitical issue of our time: Does the 21st century belong to China?
Years of upheaval by Henry Kissinger( Book )

26 editions published between 1972 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoires van de Amerikaanse diplomaat
Years of renewal by Henry Kissinger( Book )

24 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and German and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kissingers 3. og seneste erindringsbog er foregået af "White House Years" (1979) og "Years of Upheaval" (1982).Hvor 2.bog slutter med præsident Nixons skamfulde tilbagetræden, dækker denne hovedsageligt præsident Ford's 2-årige "administrations"periode. I modsætning til Kissingers tidligere embedsperiode havde Ford ingen kræfter til at støtte hans strategiske initiativer, bl.a. om støtten til Vietnam, som han bedømte havde stor geopolitisk betydning for USA. Klimaks i denne bog og dermed Kissingers sidste aktive år i officiel amerikansk udenrigspolitik, er hans indsats for at overtale Ian Smith til at opgive Sydafrikas uafhængighedspolitik og den afrikanske regerings apartheidpolitik. USA's figørelse fra Vietnam; Cambodia's fald; Cypern-krisen; Libanonkrigen; Den Kolde Krig; James Schlessinger; Hanoi; Ho Chi Minh; Sovietunionen; Brezhnev; Israel; Anwar Sadat; Camp David; Callaghan; Crosland
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.25 (from 0.03 for Does the 2 ... to 0.40 for The Kissin ...)

Alternative Names

Chi-hsin-chi 1923-

Henri Kissincer

Henricus Kissinger

Henrijs Kisindžers

Henry Alfred Kissinger

Henry Kissinger

Henry Kissinger americký politik

Henry Kissinger Amerikaans politicus en diplomaat van de Republikeinse Partij

Henry Kissinger amerikansk politiker och diplomat

Henry Kissinger amerykański polityk i dyplomata

Henry Kissinger Diplomat

Henry Kissinger ditsche Bolitiker

Henry Kissinger Duitse politikus

Henry Kissinger düütsch Politiker

Henry Kissinger politicien américain

Henry Kissinger politico alemán

Henry Kissinger político germano-estadounidense

Henry Kissinger politico statunitense

Henry Kissinger tysk politiker

Henry Kissinger United States Secretaries of State, National Security Advisor

Henry Kissinger United States Secretary of State

Henry Kissinger US-amerikanesche Politiker

Henry Kissinger US-amerikanischer Diplomat, Politiker (Republikaner) und Friedensnobelpreisträger

Henry Kissinger USAs utenriksminister

Jixinge 1923-

Kīsanǧar, Hanrī 1923-

Kisindžers, Henrijs 1923-

Kīsinjar, Hinrī

Kīsinjar, Hinrī 1923-

Kisinker, Chenri 1923-

Kisintzer, Chenri 1923-

Kissindžer, Genri.

Kissindžer, Genri 1923-

Kissinger, H. A.

Kissinger, Heinz A. 1923-

Kissinger, Heinz Alfred 1923-

Kissinger, Henri A. 1923-

Kissinger, Henry

Kissinger, Henry 1923-

Kissinger Henry A.

Kissinger Henry A. 1923-....

Kissinger, Henry A. (Henry Alfred), 1923-

Kissinger Henry Albert

Kissinger , Henry Alfred

Kissinger Henry Alfred 1923-....

Kissinher, Heinz Alfred.

Kissinjer Genri Alfred

Kissinker, Chenry 1923-

Kissinžer, Henri 1923-

Kissnker, Chenry.

Χένρυ Κίσινγκερ

Генри Киссинджер американский государственный деятель, дипломат и эксперт в области международных отношений; госсекретарь США (1973-1977)

Генры Кісынджэр

Генры Кісінджэр

Генрі Кіссинджер

Киссингер Г. А. 1923-

Киссингер Х. А. 1923-

Киссинджер, Генри 1923-

Киссинджер, Генри американский государственный деятель, дипломат

Хенри Кисинджър

Хенри Кисинџер

Հենրի Քիսինջեր

הנרי קיסינג'ר

קיסינג׳ר, הנרי

קיסינג׳ר, הנרי 1923-

קיסינגר, הינץ אלפרד

קיסינג'ר, הנרי 1923-

קיסינג'ר, הנרי אלפרד

קיסינג'ר, הנרי אלפרד, 1923-

קיסנג׳ר, הנרי 1923־

كسنگر، هنري، 1923-

كسينجر، هنري، 1923-

كيسنجر, هنري

كيسنجر، هنري، 1923-

هنري كسنجر

هنري كسنجر سياسي أمريكي

هنري كيسنجر، 1923-

هنری کسینجر

هئنری کیسینجر

ھێنری کیسینجەر

ہنری کسنگر

हेनरी किसिन्जर

হেনরি কিসিঞ্জার

ਹੈਨਰੀ ਕਿਸਿੰਜਰ

ஹென்றி கிசிஞ்சர்

ഹെൻ‌റി കിസിഞ്ജർ

เฮนรี คิสซินเจอร์

ကစ်ဆင်းဂျား ဟင်နရီအဲလဖရက်

ჰენრი კისინჯერი

키신저, 하인츠 알프레드 1923-

키신저, 헨리 1923-

키신저, 헨리 앨프리드 1923-

헨리 키신저


キッシンジャー, H

キッシンジャー, H. A

キッシンジャー, H. A. 1923-

キッシンジャー, ヘンリー

キッシンジャー, ヘンリー・A.

キッシンジャー, ヘンリー A 1923-



基辛格 1923-

基辛格亨利 1923-

American foreign policy : three essaysA world restored; Metternich, Castlereagh and the problems of peace, 1812-22On ChinaDoes America need a foreign policy? : toward a diplomacy for the 21st centuryThe troubled partnership; a re-appraisal of the Atlantic allianceEnding the Vietnam War : a history of America's involvement in and extrication from the Vietnam WarThe Kissinger transcripts : the top secret talks with Beijing and MoscowSoviet-American relations : the détente years, 1969-1972