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A new book attacks Kissinger

Richard Nixon's White House was not a place for men who would shrink from bitter infighting or who lacked driving ambition. Henry Kissinger was certainly in his element there. And seven years after he left the Government, he is still a significant figure on the public stage who draws fierce loyalists and unrelenting foes. A leader among the foes is Seymour Hersh, who won the 1970 Pulitzer Prize for his reporting of the story of the My Lai massacre.

In a new book, The Price of Power: Kissinger in the Nixon White House (Summit; $19.95), Reporter Hersh sets...

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