The Truth of the Matter Reviewed by Richard Gilbert
Borg, P., Carroll, M.,Kasdan, M., Wells, S. (editors), Answering Kennedy’s Call: Pioneering the Peace Corps in the Philippines, Peace Corps Writers Publishers, ISBN 13: 978-1935925019, 505 pp. Paperback, $25.00.
Richard Gilbert is a retired USIA officer and occasional contributor to American Diplomacy. During his career, he served in Bangkok, Bucharest, Helsinki, Monrovia, Moscow and Santiago in addition to assignments in Washington. He lives at present in New York, where his spouse is assigned to the United States U.N. Mission.