The Real War.New York: Warner Books, 1980 Stock Code: 137182
NotesFirst edition, first printing, inscribed by the author on the half-title "To Victor Ross with best wishes from Richard Nixon". The recipient Victor Ross (born 1919) was senior executive at Reader's Digest and head of the firm's European division, and a collector of Presidential and Prime Ministerial signatures; he met Nixon on a few occasions. In The Real War, Nixon makes a case for the US to increase its assertion of power on the world stage, both politically and economically.
Octavo. Original red cloth, spine lettered in gilt and silver. With the dust jacket.
A fine copy in the very good jacket, lightly toned and faintly soiled, tiny nicks at extremities.
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