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Title Kennedy's quest for victory : American foreign policy, 1961-1963 / edited by Thomas G. Paterson.

Publication Info. New York : Oxford University Press, 1989.


Location Call No. Status
 Manchester, Main Library - Non Fiction  973.922    Check Shelf
Description xv, 407 pages ; 22 cm
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 384-394.
Note Includes index.
Contents Introduction : John F. Kennedy's quest for victory and the global crisis / Thomas G. Paterson -- The pursuit of Atlantic community : nuclear arms, dollars, and Berlin / Frank Costigliola -- Defending hegemony : American foreign economic policy / William S. Borden -- When push came to shove : Canada and the United States / J.L. Granatstein -- Controlling revolutions : Latin America, the Alliance for Progress, and Cold War / Stephen G. Rabe -- Fixation with Cuba : the Bay of Pigs, missile crisis, and covert war against Fidel Castro / Thomas G. Paterson -- From even-handed to empty-handed : seeking order in the Middle East / Douglas Little -- Clinging to containment : China policy / James Fetzer -- Choosing sides in South Asia / Robert J. McMahon -- The failed search for victory : Vietnam and the politics of war / Lawrence J. Bassett and Stephen E. Pelz -- New frontiers and old priorities in Africa / Thomas J. Noer -- Passing the torch and lighting fires : the Peace Corps / Gary May.
Subject United States -- Foreign relations -- 1961-1963.
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963.
Indexed Term Foreign relations History
United States
Added Author Paterson, Thomas G., 1941-
ISBN 0195045858 alkaline paper
019504584X paperback alkaline paper
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