The Juggler: Franklin Roosevelt as Wartime Statesman / Edition 1

The Juggler: Franklin Roosevelt as Wartime Statesman / Edition 1

by Warren F. Kimball
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Princeton University Press
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The Juggler: Franklin Roosevelt as Wartime Statesman / Edition 1

Here Warren Kimball explores Roosevelt's vision of the postwar world by laying out the nature and development of FDR's "war aims"—his long-range political goals. As the face of eastern Europe and the world changes before our eyes, Roosevelt's goals, dismissed during the Cold War as impractical, seem less unrealistic today.

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ISBN-13: 9780691037301
Publisher: Princeton University Press
Publication date: 08/08/1994
Edition description: REPRINT
Pages: 320
Product dimensions: 7.75(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.83(d)

Table of Contents

List of Illustrationsix
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

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