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Author Ellis, Sylvia.

Title Historical dictionary of Anglo-American relations / Sylvia Ellis
Published Lanham, MD : Scarecrow Press, 2009
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Description 1 online resource (313 pages)
Series Historical dictionaries of U.S. diplomacy ; 10
Historical dictionaries of U.S. diplomacy ; no. 10
Contents Editor's Foreword; Acknowledgments; Acronyms and Abbreviations; Chronology; Introduction; The Dictionary; Appendix A List of U.S. Presidents and Secretaries of State; Appendix B List of British Prime Ministers and Foreign Secretaries; Appendix C List of U.S. Ambassadors to Great Britain; Appendix D List of British Ambassadors to the United States; Bibliography; About the Author
Summary Anglo-American relations have been a crucial factor in international relations for over two centuries. For most of that time dealings between Britain and the United States have remained co-operative, cordial, and supportive. In the beginning, however, relations were confrontational and discordant: the two nations waged war against each other twice--in the War of Independence and in the War of 1812--and have often disagreed over trade, finance, and foreign policy. This volume demonstrates the changing natureof Anglo-American relations and focuses, in particular, on the strengths and fragilities o
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
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Subject Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- United States -- Dictionaries.
United States -- Foreign relations -- Great Britain -- Dictionaries.
Genre/Form Dictionaries.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0810862972 (electronic bk.)
9780810862975 (electronic bk.)
(cloth ; alk. paper)
(cloth ; alk. paper)