Was George Shultz America's best secretary of state? | LBJ School of Public Affairs | The University of Texas at Austin
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With George Shultz, the United States has lost its greatest secretary of state since Dean Acheson, the architect of the post-World War II global order under President Harry S. Truman. If that claim seems surprising, it should also prompt a fresh appraisal of Shultz's extraordinary record.