The Juggler: Franklin Roosevelt as Wartime Statesman / Edition 1

The Juggler: Franklin Roosevelt as Wartime Statesman / Edition 1

by Warren F. Kimball
     
 

"Well written, amusing, and instructive. This is a welcome contribution to Roman cultural history and to the culture of Roman politics. There does not exist any other work in English that covers such a vast field, and covers it with erudition and elegance."—Jerzy Linderski, Paddison Professor of Latin, University of North Carolina

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"Well written, amusing, and instructive. This is a welcome contribution to Roman cultural history and to the culture of Roman politics. There does not exist any other work in English that covers such a vast field, and covers it with erudition and elegance."—Jerzy Linderski, Paddison Professor of Latin, University of North Carolina

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780691037301
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
Publication date:
08/08/1994
Edition description:
REPRINT
Pages:
320
Sales rank:
961,380
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.83(d)

Table of Contents

List of Illustrationsix
Prefacexi
Introduction: On Diplomatic History and FDR3
I.The "Juggler": The Foreign Policy of Franklin Roosevelt7
II."They Don't Come Out Where You Expect": Roosevelt Reacts to the German-Soviet War, 194121
III.Lend-Lease and the Open Door: The Temptation of British Opulence, 1937-194243
IV.Casablanca: The End of Imperial Romance63
V."The Family Circle": Roosevelt's Vision of the Postwar World83
VI."Baffled Virtue...Injured Innocence": The Western Hemisphere as Regional Role Model107
VII."In Search of Monsters to Destroy": Roosevelt and Colonialism127
VIII.Naked Reverse Right: Roosevelt, Churchill, and Eastern Europe, from tolstoy to Yalta--and a Little Beyond159
IX."This Persistent Evangel of Americanism"185
Notes201
Bibliography279
Index297

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