New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1998. 2nd Printing. SIGNED "George Bush / Brent Scowcroft" on publisher's bookplate affixed to half title page. 8vo 6.3" x 9.5" pp. [ix] xiv  4-590 including 8 p. of B&W photos. Previous bookseller notation in pencil on FFE and Presidential Library and Museum sticker on cover.
An essential history of the world order as transformed following the Reagan administration and evolving into a Middle East centric hub of growing unrest. As new / as new. Item #31
"In the opening months of the Administration, I had given little thought to reunification. I was no expert on the country, but I did see West Germany as a a critical friend and ally. I had a great deal of respect for the Federal Republic and for the long-standing and vital American-German ties, which I was determined to do my part to make better." (p 187).