Destined For War: Can America and China Escape Thucydides’s Trap?
Graham Allison. Boston-New York: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2017. 288pp. Appendices. Notes. Index. $28.
Reviewed by Admiral Joseph W. Prueher, U.S. Navy (Retired)
Graham Allison, director of Harvard Kennedy School’s Belfer Center, also is the author of seminal books: Essence of Decision: Explaining the Cuban Missile Crisis (with Philip Zelikow; Pearson, 1999) and Lee Kuan Yew: The Grand Master’s Insights on China, the United States, and the World (with Bob Blackwill and Ali Wyne; MIT Press, 2016).