Prominent news correspondent Linda Fasulo provides a lively, comprehensive, and authoritative guide to the United Nations, featuring candid insights from leading US and UN diplomats and officials. Fasulo’s guidebook meticulously illustrates the UN ...
the UN system while covering issues as diverse as terrorism, peacekeeping, globalization, and human rights.
“No one knows the big picture annd inner workings of the UN bettter than Linda Fasulo. This book is a must-read for anyone interested in international affairs.”—Tom Brokaw, anchor and managing editor, NBC Nightly News
“Will become the indispensable source on the United Nations for everyone from students to diplomats. I keep it handy on my desk.”—Joseph S. Nye, Dean of the Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University
“With fine journalistic clarity, the author leads readers through the complex organizational structure of the United Nations, shedding light on its mission, evolution, and controversies. . . . An invaluable and essential source of information for general readers, report writers, and Model UN delegates.”—Christine C. Menefee, School Library Journal
“[Will become] a generalist’s hoped-for introduction . . . [and] a specialist’s new and valued tool.”—Duncan McNiff, “Editor’s Picks Book Review,” Foreign Policy Association (fpa.org)