George F. Kennan


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(1904–2005) diplomat, historian, and foreign policy critic, born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Kennan was the chief architect of America's Cold War strategy of containment. As director of the policy planning staff ...

Subjects: Warfare and Defence — Arts and Humanities.

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