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Exceptional signed souvenir typescript "Mark W. Clark", 4to. 1 page, a passage from his book "Calculated Risk", written at the height of the Red Scare, in full: "There were things I knew from my own experience when the Alger Hiss case broke. The nagging fear was that perhaps communists had wormed their way so deeply into our government on both the working and planning levels that they were able to exercise an inordinate degree of power in shaping the course.....
New York: Viking, 1997. Illustrated in black and white, maps. xx + 923 pages. Thick 8vo, black cloth-backed boards, d.w. New York: Viking, (1997). First American edition. A near fine copy in a very good(+) dust wrapper. A People's Tragedy is destined to become a classic in its field-- the first comprehensive account in one volume of the Russian Revolution covering the period from the end of the nineteenth century to the death of of Lenin.