Notable U.S. Ambassadors Since 1775

Notable U.S. Ambassadors Since 1775

by Cathal Nolan
     
 

ISBN-10: 0313291950

ISBN-13: 9780313291951

Pub. Date: 10/28/1997

Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated

This book spans more than 200 years of U.S. diplomatic history. Its geographical scope widens along with the expanding interests of America itself, from initial exclusive concern with the empires of Europe, to the emerging nations of Latin America, to the commercial opportunities and geopolitical concerns of Asia and Africa. The ambassadors chosen for inclusion

Overview

This book spans more than 200 years of U.S. diplomatic history. Its geographical scope widens along with the expanding interests of America itself, from initial exclusive concern with the empires of Europe, to the emerging nations of Latin America, to the commercial opportunities and geopolitical concerns of Asia and Africa. The ambassadors chosen for inclusion reflect these historical changes in American foreign relations. Organized alphabetically, the biographies present an implicit account of the evolution of the U.S. diplomatic service, from its founding and early principles through the 20th century evolution of its habits and culture.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780313291951
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
10/28/1997
Pages:
448
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 1.00(d)
Lexile:
1390L (what's this?)

Table of Contents

Preface

Madeleine K. Albright

John Allison

George Bancroft

Charles Eustis Bohlen

Chester Bowles

William Christian Bullitt

Ralph J. Bunche

Ellsworth Bunker

James Bryant Conant

Francis Dana

Auguste Davezac

John William Davis

William E. Dodd

Edward R. Dudley

Hermann Frederick Eilts

Alexander Hill Everett

Benjamin Franklin

John Kenneth Galbraith

Marshall Green

Joseph Clark Grew

Raymond Arthur Hare

William Averell Harriman

Townsend Harris

Loy Wesley Henderson

Martin Joseph Hillenbrand

Stanley Kuhl Hornbeck

Edward Mandell House

Christopher Hughes

John Jay

Thomas Jefferson

Philip Caryl Jessup

Nelson Trusler Johnson

Robert Fracis Kelley

George Frost Kennan

Jeane Jordan Kirkpatrick

Sol M. Linowitz

Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr.

Lincoln MacVeagh

John Jay McCloy

George Crews McGhee

Edwin Morgan

Richard William Murphy

Walter Hines Page

Thomas R. Pickering

Whitelaw Reid

Paul Samuel Reinsch

William Everett Schaufele, Jr.

William Joseph Sebald

Hugh Hayne Smythe and Mabel Murphy Smythe

Laurence Adolphe Steinhardt

Adlai E. Stevenson

William Healy Sullivan

Llewellyn E. Thompson, Jr.

Terence A. Todman

Vernon Walters

Andrew Dickson White

Clifton Reginald Wharton

Andrew Jackson Young, Jr.

Selected Bibliography

Index

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