Anglo-American Relations since 1939: The Enduring Alliance

Anglo-American Relations since 1939: The Enduring Alliance

by John Baylis
     
 

Taking the 'special relationship' as a central theme, the book explores the public and private diplomacy between Britain and the United states in periods of war and peace. Using recently released archives as well as contemporary sources, the areas both of cooperation and conflict are revealed. What emerges is a much more complexed relationship than the one normally

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Taking the 'special relationship' as a central theme, the book explores the public and private diplomacy between Britain and the United states in periods of war and peace. Using recently released archives as well as contemporary sources, the areas both of cooperation and conflict are revealed. What emerges is a much more complexed relationship than the one normally portrayed in much of the secondary literature on the subject. The documents also reveal the way the concepts of the 'special relationship' was used as a 'tool of diplomacy' on both sides of the Atlantic.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780719047787
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
Publication date:
03/28/1997
Series:
Documents in Contemporary History
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
5.56(w) x 8.84(h) x 1.04(d)

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