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Cars, energy, nuclear diplomacy and the law : cars, energy, nuclear diplomacy and the law : a reflective memoir of three generations / John Thomas Smith II.

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Author/Creator:
Smith, John Thomas, 1943-
Language:
English.
Publication date:
2012
Imprint:
Lanham, Md. : Rowman and Littlefield Publishers, Inc., c2012.
Format:
  • Book
  • x, 249 p. : ill., ports. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 237-239) and index.
Contents:
  • Introduction
  • William George Maguire
  • John Thomas Smith
  • More about J.T.
  • My father, Gerard C. Smith
  • Life in Washington in the early 50s
  • Reflection : religion and "last things"
  • State Department : round one
  • The 60s
  • J.T.S. II, Yale years
  • Romance, marriage, and military service
  • Reflection : a digression on "sex"
  • G.C.S. and strategic arms limitations
  • J.T.S. II, initial public service
  • Reflection : digression by a member of the first nuclear weapons generation
  • J.T.S. II, six months of justice
  • Reflection : a digression on alcohol
  • G.C.S. in the 1970s
  • J.T.S. II, 1973-1978
  • Reflection : a digression on family and friends
  • The 1980s : a fraught decade
  • Reflection : a digression on my mother
  • Two divorces and three weddings
  • Reflection : a digression on divorce
  • My father's final years
  • Reflection : a digression on reading
  • Private practice
  • Final days and reflections
  • Reflection : a final digression on war and death and American "exceptionalism".
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ISBN:
9781442220119
1442220112
9781442220126
1442220120
9781589797932
1589797930
9781589797949
1589797949

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