On active service in peace and war

by Henry L. Stimson

Publisher: Harper in New York

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Statementby Henry L. Stimson and McGeorge Bundy.
ContributionsBundy, McGeorge.
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From toBundy worked with Stimson as ghostwriter of his third-person autobiography, On Active Service in Peace and War (). Stimson suffered a massive heart attack (leading to a speech impediment) two months after completing his second appointment as United States Secretary of War in the fall ofand Bundy's assistance was integral to the Education: Yale University (BA).

A first and limited edition of Stimson and Bundy's On Active Service in Peace and War signed by Henry Lewis Stimson. Bound in cloth with unclipped dustwrappers.

Complete in Two Volumes. Signed by Henry L. Stimson. With the compliments card, "Compliments of Monsignor Kane". Limited Edition.

This copy is Number On Active Services in Peace and War by Stimson, Henry L. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Octavo, in two volumes, xxii, pp (Vol.1), vi, (Vol.2).

Blue cloth, title on label. Publishers original dust jackets in near fine condition, noting “Autographed Edition, Two Volumes, Boxed” on covers, light toning to spine. Publishers original slipcase in fair condition, separation at seams, prior attempts to repair.

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On Active Service in Peace and War ch. 7 (). Stimson was explaining his action, while secretary of state inin closing the State Department's codebreaking office. The book, coauthored with McGeorge Bundy, is the earliest known appearance of this quotation.

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