“History is the memory of States": First Edition of Henry Kissinger's first Book A World Restored; Signed by Him

  • A World Restored: Metternich, Castlereagh and the Problems of Peace 1812-22.

A World Restored: Metternich, Castlereagh and the Problems of Peace 1812-22.

Item Number: 50039

Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1957.

First edition of Kissinger’s first book. Octavo, original cloth. Signed by Henry A. Kissinger on the title page. Near fine in a very good dust jacket with light wear to the extremities.

Through trenchant analysis of the history and forces that create stability, A World Restored gives insight into how to create long-lasting geopolitical peace-lessons that Kissinger saw as applicable to the period immediately following World War II, when he was writing this book.