The Presidency: Advice from an Old Warrior

Hugh Sidey/The Presidency

There can be no real peace in the world unless a new relationship is established between the United States and the Soviet Union.

With that, Richard Nixon starts a new book, Real Peace: A Strategy for the West, a 109-page compendium of the old warrior's world views. He is publishing the small volume privately to hurry it into the hands of the leaders and geopolitical scholars who have listened to him in decades past. Page proofs in black folders sent out in plain brown envelops reached the press a few days ago with a small note containing this poignant...

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