George F. Kennan (1904–2005) was an American diplomat, political scientist and historian. He is best known for his role in shaping US foreign policy during the Cold War and, in particular, for the doctrine of containment. Kennan was Professor Emeritus at the Institute for Advanced Study at Princeton and served as Ambassador to the USSR in 1952 and as Ambassador to Yugoslavia from 1961 to 1963. His books include At a Century’s Ending and An American Family.
Autopsy on an Empire: The American Ambassador’s Account of the Collapse of The Soviet Union by Jack F Matlock Jr.
Summer Meditations by Václav Havel, translated by Paul Wilson
The Uses of Adversity: Essays on the Fate of Central Europe by Timothy Garton Ash
Memoirs 1989) by Andrei Gromyko
Perestroika: New Thinking for Our Country and the World by Mikhail Gorbachev
The Cycles of American History by Arthur M. Schlesinger Jr.
Making Europe Unconquerable: The Potential of Civilian-based Deterrence and Defence by Gene Sharp
Gulag Archipelago 1918-1956: An Experiment in Literary Investigation, Parts I and II, by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
Helmuth von Moltke: A Leader Against Hitler by Michael Balfour, by Julian Frisby
Khrushchev Remembers translated and edited by Strobe Talbott, with an Introduction, Commentary, and Notes by Edward Crankshaw