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Acheson: The Secretary of State Who Created the American World by James Chace
Acheson: The Secretary of State Who Created the American World by James Chace
Acheson is the first comprehensive biography of the most important and controversial secretary of state of the twentieth century. More than any other of the renowned "Wise Men" who shaped America's vision of the world in the aftermath of World War II, Dean Acheson was the quintessential man of action, the driving force behind the Truman Doctrine, the Marshall Plan, and NATO. James Chace has given us an important and dramatic work of history chronicling the momentous decisions, events, and fascinating personalities of the most critical decades of the American Century. 
  11 Jul 2022

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1911 Meet Me at the Gooderham Fountain
1911 Meet Me at the Gooderham Fountain
The Canadian National Exhibition started as the Toronto Industrial Exhibition in September 1879...that remained without a central focus until 1911 when the Gooderham Fountain first gushed. 
  9 Aug 2022
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  11 Jul 2022