By Péter Nádas
First released in Hungary in 1986 after a five-year conflict with censors, Péter Nádas's A booklet of stories is a latest vintage, a multi-layered narrative that tells 3 parallel tales of affection and betrayal. the 1st happens in East Berlin within the Seventies and lines an unnamed Hungarian author ensnared in a love triangle with a tender German and a recognized getting older actress. the second one, composed via the author, is the tale of a overdue 19th century German aesthete whose reports replicate his personal. And the 3rd voice is that of a pal from the writer's formative years, who brings his personal unforeseen bearing to the tale. in comparison by means of critics to Proust, Mann, and Joyce, this sensuous travel de strength is "unquestionably a masterpiece"
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Not only did Dulles feel constrained by the New Look, but he also believed, with remarkable conviction, that the very survival of the alliance rested on this question. The president agreed, hoping to use the Macmillan meeting as an occasion to tell the American people more about "the significance of these weapons," to educate them that they were becoming conventional and that the United States could not deny them to its allies. S. reliance on nuclear weapons, and more important, the strains they thought Sputnik had placed on the alliance, pointed to a single solution: nuclear sharing with NATO Europe.
Title : The Other Missiles of October : Eisenhower, Kennedy, and the Jupiters, 1957-1963 author : Nash, Philip. 73047/09/046 subject : United States--Foreign relations--1953-1961, United States--Foreign relations--1961-1963, Cuban Missile Crisis, 1962, Jupiter missile--Government policy--United States, United States--Military policy, United States--Politics and government--1953-1961, Uni Page iii The Other Missiles of October Eisenhower, Kennedy, and the Jupiters, 1957-1963 PHILIP NASH THE UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA PRESS/CHAPEL HILL & LONDON Page iv © 1997 The University of North Carolina Press All rights reserved Manufactured in the United States of America The paper in this book meets the guidelines for permanence and durability of the Committee on Production Guidelines for Book Longevity of the Council on Library Resources.
S. resolve to match Soviet ICBMs with IRBMs. S. " It is almost as if policymakers were unwilling to allow contrary signals, from allies supposedly needing reassurance, to disturb their assumptions about what those allies would find reassuring. S. preparations were temporarily dealt another setback when, on 25 November, Eisenhower suffered a stroke. He bounced back with remarkable speed and was able to make it to Paris, but his questionable health only heightened presummit anxiety and publicity on both sides of the Atlantic.
A Book of Memories by Péter Nádas