Born to Skim

January 1977
New Republic;1/1/77, Vol. 176 Issue 1/2, p7
Presents information on the role of professor Zbigniew Kazimierz Brzezinski as White House National Security Council assistant to run foreign policy of the U.S. President Jimmy Carter. Profile of Brzezinski; Discussion of difficulties faced by Brzezinski and his family during World War II; Information on various positions held; Report that Brzezinski shows himself to be adept at that prodigal, often exhausting use of language that frequently passes for scholarly achievement in his books and articles; Reference to the book "The Permanent Purge"; Description of the relation between Brzezinski and U.S. secretary of state Henry Kissinger.


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