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Author Thompson, Roger C., 1941-

Title The Pacific Basin since 1945 : a history of the foreign relations of the Asian, Australasian, and American rim states and the Pacific islands / Roger C. Thompson
Published London ; New York : Longman, 1994


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Description xiv, 353 pages : maps ; 22 cm
regular print
Series Postwar world
Postwar world.
Contents Ch. 1. Postwar Asian Reconstruction and Political Changes, 1945-1949 -- Ch. 2. Containing the Advance of Asian Communism, 1950-1960 -- Ch. 3. Confrontations and Cooperation in East and Southeast Asia, 1961-1968 -- Ch. 4. Detente, Disengagement and Invasion in East and Southeast Asia, 1969-1979 -- Ch. 5. Independence for some Pacific Islands, 1945-1980 -- Ch. 6. Arresting Communism in Latin America, 1945-1979 -- Ch. 7. Asian Economic Expansion and Strategic Change since 1980 -- Ch. 8. Conflicts and Coups in the Islands since 1980 -- Ch. 9. War and Cooperation in the Western Hemisphere since 1980
Analysis Foreign relations
Pacific region
Australia overseas comparisons
Cold War
Economic growth
Federal issue
International cooperation
International relations
Pacific Rim
Political violence
Regional conflict
United States
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Pacific Area -- Foreign relations -- United States.
Pacific Area -- Politics and government.
United States -- Foreign relations -- Pacific Area.
LC no. 93044480
ISBN 0582021278