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The limits of power: the world and United States foreign policy, 1945-1954 [by] Joyce and Gabriel Kolko.

; Kolko, Gabriel
[1st ed.].. New York, Harper and Row [1972] .
ISBN 0060124474, 9780060124472

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Other Authors Kolko, Gabriel.
Subjects Aussenpolitik.
Buitenlandse politiek.
Diplomatic relations.
Etats-Unis -- Relations extérieures -- 1945-1953.
États-Unis -- Relations extérieures -- 1945-1953.
United States -- Foreign relations -- 1945-1953.
United States.
World politics -- 1945-1989.
World politics.
Description xii, 820 pages 24 cm
Copyright Date [1972]
Notes Includes bibliographical references.
Summary Examines American foreign policy and diplomacy in the decade following World War II.
Contents From the Truman doctrine to the Korean war. The 1947 crisis: the Truman doctrine and American globalism -- The Marshall Plan, I: foundations of privacy -- Czechoslovakia and the consolidation of Soviet power -- Heir to the empire: the near east and mastery of the world's oil -- The Marshall plan, II: the economics of European restoration -- The failure of the Marshall plan, 1949-1950 -- Military power and diplomatic policy, 1947-1949: definitions and confrontations -- The restoration of Japan -- China: the triumphant revolution.
The global crisis from the end of the wr until early 1947. The reconstruction of the world economy -- American diplomacy and Russia -- Great Britain and the new world economy -- Military power and foreign policy -- The future of Germany -- The political economy of Western Europe -- The transformation of Eastern Europe -- Greece and the Middle East: tradition and turmoil -- China: from chaos to revolution -- Korea, 1945-1948: the American way of liberation -- The dilemma of Japan.
The Korean war and the limits of American power. Korea: from civil war to global crisis -- Korea: the war with China -- The dilemma of world economic power, 1950-1953 -- Europe and the dilemmas of military power, 1950-1952 -- Eisenhower and the crisis of American power.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)264845
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Kolko, Joyce.
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