The United States and Europe in the Twentieth Century
Longman, 2003 - 202 pages
The relationship between the US and Europe in the 20th century is one of the key considerations in any understanding of international relations/international history during this period. David Ryan first sets the context by looking at the trends and traditions of America¿s foreign relations in the 19th century, and then considers the changing nature of America's vision of Europe from 1900 to the present. The book examines America¿s response to and involvement in the two World Wars, including the structure of international power after the First World War and American reaction to the rise of Nazi Germany. American/European relations during the Cold War (1945-1970) are discussed, and Ryan considers the contentious debate that America was trying to establish an empire by invitation. Finally, the book looks at the ever-increasing unification of Europe and how this has affected America's role and influence.
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The principal charge of compromise against Roosevelt following the Tehran
Conference in late November 1943 was that he had sold out the Baltic States: he
conceded that the Soviet Union could maintain control of Lithuania, Latvia and ...
Under Eisenhower there was increased talk of the possibility of using nuclear
weapons within limited theatres, and his early defence review, the New Look,
provided the option of 'massive retaliation' against the Soviet Union. The more
international communist movement is to retain and solidify their absolute power,
first in the Soviet Union and second in the areas now under their control. In the
minds of the Soviet leaders, however, achievement of this design requires the ...
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THE TRADITIONS OF US FOREIGN RELATIONS
THE UNITED STATES AND THE WORLD WARS
THE INTERWAR SYSTEM TO THE SECOND WORLD WAR
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