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Henry L. Stimson

The First Wise Man (Biographies in American Foreign Policy)

by David F. Schmitz

  • 359 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by SR Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history: from c 1900 -,
  • Biography: historical,
  • Central government policies,
  • International relations,
  • 20th century,
  • Foreign relations,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Statesmen,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • USA,
  • Historical - General,
  • Historical - U.S.,
  • Political,
  • Political Science / International Relations,
  • Biography,
  • United States,
  • 1867-1950,
  • Stimson, Henry Lewis,

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages222
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8237673M
    ISBN 100842026320
    ISBN 109780842026321

    Henry Lewis Stimson (Septem – Octo ) was an American statesman, lawyer and Republican Party politician and spokesman on foreign policy. He served as Secretary of War (–) under Republican William Howard Taft, and as Governor-General of the Philippines (–). As Secretary of State (–) under Republican President . As secretary of war during World War II, Henry L. Stimson (–) oversaw the American nuclear weapons program. In a book about how an experienced, principled man faltered when confronted by the tremendous challenge posed by the intersection of war, diplomacy, and technology, Sean L. Malloy examines Stimson’s struggle to reconcile his.

    HUNTINGTON, L.I., Oct. Henry L. Stimson, former Secretary of War, died here at 4 P. M. today in his home, Highhold, West Hills. He had celebrated his eighty-third birthday on Sept. Mr. Stimson, who was also a former Secretary of State, had been fairly active almost until the end. To Harry S. Truman from Henry L Stimson. Septem [Washington, D.C.] Dear Mr. President: Two or three weeks ago I spoke to you of the importance of properly recognizing the services of General Marshall. He is the outstanding man among the English speaking soldiers of this war, bar none.

    Henry Lewis Stimson served as Secretary of State in President Herbert Hoover 's Cabinet from Ma , until March 4, Henry Lewis Stimson, 46th Secretary of State. Rise to Prominence. Stimpson was born into a wealthy New York family on Septem He attended Phillips Academy in Andover, Massachusetts, received his B.A. Nomination of Henry L. Stimson: hearing before the Committee on Military Affairs, United States Senate, Seventy-sixth Congress, third session, on nomination of Henry L. Stimson to be Secretary of War, July 2, by United States (Book).


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"The bomb and the opportunity" by Henry L. Stimson, Harper's Magazine, March 20 Copy quote As to the war with Japan, the President had already received my memorandum in general as to the possibility of getting a substantial unconditional surrender from Japan which I had written before leaving Washington and which he had approved.

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Stimson. Excerpts from Sec. of War Henry Stimson's diary and papers. Victoria K. Holt is a Vice President at the Henry L. Stimson Center. Her areas of expertise focus on issues relating to international security and multilateral tools, including peace operations and conflict prevention, the United Nations and Security Council, protection of civilians, crisis regions and U.S.

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Henry L. Stimson: The First Wise Man is useful for courses in United States foreign policy, World War II, American history fromand survey courses in U.S. : $Henry L. Stimson was born on Septemin New York City, where he spent most of his youth. He went to school at Phillips Andover Academy and to Yale University where he graduated in He then went on to study at Harvard Law School to pursue a career as an attorney.Henry L.

Stimson Henry Lewis Stimson born in New York City 21 September graduated from Yale in After graduate work and law school at Harvard he entered the law firm headed by Elihu Root in and two years later became a partner. In President Theodore Roosevelt appointed him U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York.