Facing reality: From world federalism to the CIA

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Originally published by Harper and Row in 1980, this clear-sighted volume blends historical events and autobiographical material in an attempt to explain how one individual American's search for a peaceful world led from the battlefield to the presidency of the United World Federalists, and finally to twenty-six years of active duty with the Central Intelligence Agency.

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I have great respect for Cord Meyer. This book only heightens my respect. -- Samuel P. Huntington, Director, Harvard University Center for International Affairs George Bush ...full of information, judicious, and well written. It is must reading for every serious student of today's world situation. -- Samuel P. Huntington, Director, Harvard University Center for International Affairs Paul H. Nitze ...an absorbing, balanced account of his life and the agency he served for 26 years... -- Samuel P. Huntington, Director, Harvard University Center for International Affairs Edwin Warner In Time Magazine ...important and unusual...As autobiography it is moving, as history illuminating, as assessment alarming, and as advocacy convincing. It deserves to be read carefully. -- Samuel P. Huntington, Director, Harvard University Center for International Affairs ...important and unusual...As autobiography it is moving, as history illuminating, as assessment alarming, and as advocacy convincing. It deserves to be read carefully. -- Samuel P. Huntington, Director, Harvard University Center for International Affairs I have great respect for Cord Meyer. This book only heightens my respect. -- Samuel P. Huntington, Director, Harvard University Center for International Affairs George Bush ...full of information, judicious, and well written. It is must reading for every serious student of today's world situation. -- Samuel P. Huntington, Director, Harvard University Center for International Affairs Paul H. Nitze ...an absorbing, balanced account of his life and the agency he served for 26 years... -- Samuel P. Huntington, Director, Harvard University Center for International Affairs Edwin Warner In Time Magazine

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