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From Munich to Pearl Harbor: Roosevelt's America and the Origins of the Second World War
     

From Munich to Pearl Harbor: Roosevelt's America and the Origins of the Second World War

by David Reynolds
 

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ISBN-10: 1566633907

ISBN-13: 9781566633901

Pub. Date: 08/28/2002

Publisher: Dee, Ivan R. Publisher

A master historian's provocative new interpretation of FDR's role in the coming of World War II. Brilliant. —Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr. American Ways Series.

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A master historian's provocative new interpretation of FDR's role in the coming of World War II. Brilliant. —Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr. American Ways Series.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781566633901
Publisher:
Dee, Ivan R. Publisher
Publication date:
08/28/2002
Series:
American Ways Series
Pages:
224
Sales rank:
720,162
Product dimensions:
5.68(w) x 8.63(h) x 0.73(d)

Table of Contents

Part 1 ON HISTORIES AND HISTORIANS 3 Part 2 ROOSEVELT'S AMERICA AND AN ALIEN WORLD 12 Chapter 3 Empire, ideology, and economics. American distinctiveness. Roosevelt: "Pinpricks and righteous protests." Part 4 REVISING NEUTRALITY AND IDEOLOGY (OCTOBER 1938 TO NOVEMBER 1939) 41 Chapter 5 Toward armed unneutrality. Democracy and totalitarianism. Stalemate in Asia. Unneutrality in thought and deed. Part 6 ABANDONING CASE AND CARRY (DECEMBER 1940 TO MAY 1941) 102 Chapter 7 The Roosevelt Doctrine. The great debate on lend-lease. The changing relationship with Britain. The Atlantic crisis. Part 8 PROJECTING AMERICAN POWER AND VALUES (JUNE TO DECEMBER 1941) 133 Chapter 9 The Soviet Union and the global crisis. The "first summit" and the Atlantic Charter. Stalemate in the Atlantic. Countdown in the Pacific. World war. Part 10 FROM MUNICH TO PEARL HARBOR 171 Chapter 11 Policy. Perceptions. Precedents. Part 12 A Note on Sources 191 Part 13 Index 201

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