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Author Mayers, David Allan, 1951-

Title The ambassadors and America's Soviet policy / David Mayers
Published New York : Oxford University Press, 1995


Description 1 online resource (viii, 335 pages) : illustrations
Series OUP E-Books
Contents United States Chiefs of Mission in St. Petersburg and Moscow; Introduction; I: Before Moscow; 1. St. Petersburg and the U.S. Diplomatic Tradition; 2. From Comity to Estrangement; 3. War and Revolution; II: In Stalin's Time; 4. Preparing for Moscow; 5. Purges and the Failure of Collective Security; 6. Fragile Coalition; 7. Neither War Nor Peace; III: Great Power Rivalry; 8. After Stalin; 9. Controlled Rivalry; 10. Collapse and the Art of Diplomacy; Notes; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; X; Y; Z
Summary This is the first comprehensive consideration of the roles played by American diplomats in shaping US strategy and popular attitudes toward the Soviet Union throughout its 75-year history
Analysis Diplomacy History
United States
Union of Soviet Socialist Republics
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 307-322) and index
Notes English
Print version record
Subject Ambassadors -- United States -- History -- 20th century
Ambassadors -- Soviet Union -- History -- 20th century
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Government -- International.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- International Relations -- General.
Diplomatic relations.
Buitenlandse politiek.
SUBJECT United States -- Foreign relations -- Soviet Union.
Soviet Union -- Foreign relations -- United States.
Subject Soviet Union.
United States.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780195361797