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Nixon, Richard M. (1913-1994) to Konstantin Simis

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC06281 Author/Creator: Nixon, Richard M. (1913-1994) Place Written: New York, New York Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 25 November 1985 Pagination: 1 p. : envelope ; 25.4 x 20.3 cm.

Summary of Content: Praises Simis' book "The Corrupt Society" (USSR--the corrupt society : the secret world of Soviet capitalism) as an "antidote to some of the gushy sentimentality about our Soviet Friends coming from the media in Geneva." Suggests that it should be required reading for "the so-called Soviet experts in the U.S. Foreign Service." Written on Nixon's personal stationary.

Background Information:

People: Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994
Simis, Konstantin M

Historical Era: 1945 to the Present

Subjects: PresidentGlobal History and CivicsForeign AffairsCommunismJournalismVice President

Sub Era: Postwar Politics and the Cold War

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