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Title Fateful decisions : inside the National Security Council / edited, with introductions, by Karl F. Inderfurth, Loch K. Johnson.
Imprint New York : Oxford University Press, 2004.

Subject National Security Council (U.S.) -- History -- Sources.
Alt Name Inderfurth, Karl.
Johnson, Loch K., 1942-
Description xix, 378 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 371-374) and index.
ISBN 0195159659
0195159667 (pbk.)
OCLC # 52334910
Table of Contents
1The Development of Political-Military Consultation in the United States / Ernest R. May7
2Postwar Organization for National Security / Ferdinand Eberstadt17
3Legislative Debate on the National Security Act of 1947 U.S. Congress21
4The National Security Act of 1947 U.S. Congress24
5The NSC Under Truman and Eisenhower / Stanley L. Falk35
6Effective National Security Advising: Recovering the Eisenhower Legacy / Fred I. Greenstein, Richard H. Immerman46
7Forging A Strategy for Survival / Henry M. Jackson53
8Organizing for National Security Jackson Subcommittee57
9Letter to Jackson Subcommittee / McGeorge Bundy81
10Kissinger's Apparat / John P. Leacacos85
11Presidential Directive/NSC-2 / Jimmy Carter94
12The National Security Council System After the Cold War / Vincent A. Auger107
13National Security Presidential Directive 1 / George W. Bush124
14Forum on the Role of National Security Adviser Woodrow Wilson International Center and Baker Institute141
15The NSC Advisor: Process Manager and More / Colin L. Powell158
16The Lessons of the Iran-Contra Affair for National Security Policy Making / Cecil V. Crabb, Jr., Kevin V. Mulcahy162
17McGeorge Bundy / Kai Bird183
18Henry Kissinger / Marvin Kalb, Bernard Kalb188
19Zbigniew Brzezinski / Dom Bonafede194
20Brent Scowcroft / David Lauter203
21Samuel R. Berger / R. W. Apple, Jr.208
22Condoleezza Rice / Elaine Sciolino213
23The Cuban Missile Crisis / Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr.233
24The Transition from the Cold War / George H. W. Bush, Brent Scowcroft236
25Conflict in the Balkans / Eric Moskowitz, Jeffrey S. Lantis253
26The War Against Terrorism / Dan Balz, Bob Woodward268
27America's Departments of State / Bert A. Rockman289
28The NSC Staff as Rogue Elephant Tower Commission308
29Congress and the NSC Inouye-Hamilton Committee316
30Recommendations on Organizing for National Security Tower Commission341
31The President and the Secretary of State / Theodore C. Sorensen348
32A New NSC for a New Administration / Ivo H. Daalder, I. M. Destler358
33Road Map for National Security: Imperative for Change Hart-Rudman Report365
 For Further Reading371

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