Rise to Globalism

Rise to Globalism : American Foreign Policy Since 1938

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US foreign policy since 1938
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  • Paperback | 448 pages
  • 129.54 x 195.58 x 25.4mm | 317.51g
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 0140175369
  • 9780140175363

Table of contents

List of Maps. Introduction. 1. The Twisting Path to War. 2. The War in Europe. 3. The War in Asia. 4. The Beginnings of the Cold War. 5.The Truman Doctrine and the Marshall Plan. 6. Containment Tested. 7. Korea. 8. Eisenhower, Dulles and the Irreconcilable Conflict. 9. From Hungary and Suez to Cuba. 10. Kennedy and the New Frontiers. 11. Vietnam: Paying the Cost of Containment. 12. Nixon, D tente, and the Debacle in Vietnam. 13. America in the Middle East and Africa. 14. Carter and the National Malaise. 15. Reagan and the Evil Empire. 16. The End of the Cold War. 17. Bush and the Gulf War. Suggestions for Further Reading. Index.
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Stephen Ambrose
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