Woodrow Wilson and the American Diplomatic Tradition: The Treaty Fight in Perspective / Edition 1

Woodrow Wilson and the American Diplomatic Tradition: The Treaty Fight in Perspective / Edition 1

by Lloyd E. Ambrosius
ISBN-10:
0521385857
ISBN-13:
9780521385855
Pub. Date:
05/28/2004
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press

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Woodrow Wilson and the American Diplomatic Tradition: The Treaty Fight in Perspective / Edition 1

Woodrow Wilson's contributions to the creation of the League of Nations as well as his failures in the Senate battles over the Versailles treaty are stressed in this account of his leadership in international affairs.

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ISBN-13: 9780521385855
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 05/28/2004
Edition description: REPRINT
Pages: 344
Product dimensions: 5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.79(d)

Table of Contents

Preface; Acknowledgments; List of abbreviations; 1. Introduction: Wilson's new world; 2. Origins of Wilson's league of nations idea; 3. Drafting of the League of Nations Covenant; 4. American criticism of Wilson's peacemaking; 5. Revision of the League of Nations Covenant; 6. The question of control at home and abroad; 7. The Versailles Treaty in the Senate; 8. American rejection of the Versailles peace; 9. The aftermath of Wilson's peacemaking; 10. Epilogue: Wilson's legacy; Bibliography; Index.

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