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  • The Kissinger Transcripts: The Top Secret Talks with Beijing and Moscow

    • ABRIDGED (9 hrs)
    • By edited by William Burr
    • Narrated By Theodore Bikel, Richard Gilliland
    Overall
    (25)
    Performance
    (4)
    Story
    (4)

    From the great triumphs - the opening of China and the success of the Nixon-Brezhnev Moscow summit - to the most dramatic defeats - Watergate and the decline of détente - this is an unparalleled view of some events that shaped the world and rocked the way diplomacy is conducted in the United States.

    J. says: "distracting fake accent"
    "distracting fake accent"
    Overall

    After reading transcripts of Kissinger's 1971 conversations with Zhou En Lai, I was very much looking forward to listening to more extensive excerpts. I found the reader's affected german accent so distracting, however, that I stopped listening to the recording, and returned to reading hardcopy.

    The material, however, I found to be an invaluable source of insight into the foreign policy of the cold war. I would advise anyone with an interest to listen to the audiobook, especially if they are not inclined to read hardcopy, and don't at all mind listening to annoying fake accents.





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