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The Atlantic century : four generations of extraordinary diplomats who forged America's vital alliance with Europe / Kenneth Weisbrode.

Author/Creator:
Weisbrode, Kenneth.
Publication:
Cambridge, MA : Da Capo Press, c2009.
Format/Description:
Book
ix, 470 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
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Subjects:
Europe -- Foreign relations -- United States.
United States -- Foreign relations -- Europe.
Europe -- Foreign relations -- 20th century.
United States -- Foreign relations -- 20th century.
Diplomats -- Europe -- History -- 20th century.
Diplomats -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
United States. Dept. of State. Bureau of European Affairs -- History.
Contents:
The setting
A beginning
Some very lonely people
On the beach as on the field
Mastering Europe
Winds of change
The ambivalence of Dean Acheson
La periode Texane
The ordeal of Helmut Sonnenfeldt
Frayed edges
The last dance
Coda.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
9780306818462 (alk. paper)
0306818469 (alk. paper)
OCLC:
317919126