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August 2022

August 2022

Commentary, Eyewitness, and books

Thoughts on Diplomacy from Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch

August 2022

Thoughts on Diplomacy from Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch Editor’s note: In the introduction to her book “Lessons from the Edge: A Memoir”, former ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch comments on the practice and importance of diplomacy. Excerpted by permission. Diplomacy is … Continued

Books of Interest August 2022

August 2022

Lessons From the Edge By Marie Yovanovitch
Eye on the World By Anthony C.E. Quainton
The Four Ages of American Foreign Policy By Michael Mandelbaum
Here, Right Mattters By Alexander S. Vindman
Cuba: An American History By Ada Ferrer
Brezhnev: The Making of a Statesman By Susanne Schattenberg

May 2022

May 2022

Commentary, Eyewitness, and books

Books of Interest

May 2022

The Frontline: Essays on Ukraine’s Past and Present By Serhii Plokhy
Ukraine’s Nuclear Disarmament: A History By Yuri Kostenko, Translated by Svitlana Krasynska
Not One Inch: America, Russia, and the Making of Post-Cold War Stalemate By M.E. Sarotte
The Chancellor: The Remarkable Odyssey of Angela Merkel By Kati Marton
The World According to China By Elizabeth C. Economy
Making a Killing: States, Banks, and Terrorism By Ian Michael Oxnevad
The Economic Weapon: The Rise of Sanctions as a Tool of Modern War By Nicholas Mulder
Violent Fraternity: Indian Political Thought in the Global Age By Shruti Kapila