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Title Nixon in the world : American foreign relations, 1969-1977 / edited by Fredrik Logevall and Andrew Preston
Published Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2008
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Description 1 online resource (xv, 348 pages)
Contents Introduction: The adventurous journey of Nixon in the world / Fredrik Logevall and Andrew Preston -- An elusive grand design / Jussi M. Hanhimäki -- Nixon as statesman : the failed campaign / David Greenberg -- Henry Kissinger and American grand strategy / Jeremi Suri -- Salesmanship and substance : the influence of domestic policy and Watergate / Dominic Sandbrook -- Nixon, Kissinger, and the opening to China / Margaret MacMillan -- Nuclear Nixon : ironies, puzzles, and the triumph of realpolitik / Francis J. Gavin -- The frailties of grand strategies : a comparison of détente and ostpolitik / Mary Elise Sarotte -- The United States and the making of the Helsinki Final Act / Michael Cotey Morgan -- Waging war on all fronts : Nixon, Kissinger, and the Vietnam War, 1969-1972 / Lien-Hang T. Nguyen -- The end of the Vietnam War, 1973-1976 / Robert D. Schulzinger -- The weight of conquest : Henry Kissinger and the Arab-Israeli conflict / Salim Yaqub -- The danger of geopolitical fantasies : Nixon, Kissinger, and the South Asia crisis of 1971 / Robert J. McMahon -- History from below : the United States and Latin America in the Nixon years / Mark Atwood Lawrence -- Nixon shocks Japan, Inc. / Thomas W. Zeiler -- Thanks for the fish : Nixon, Kissinger, and Canada / Robert Bothwell
Summary Introduction: The Adventurous Journey of Nixon in the World, Fredrik Logevall and Andrew Preston. Parameters. 1. An Elusive Grand Design, Jussi M. Hanhimaki (Graduate Institute of International Studies, Geneva). 2. Nixon as Statesman: The Failed Campaign, David Greenberg (Rutgers University). 3. Henry Kissinger and American Grand Strategy in the 1970s, Jeremi Suri (University of Wisconsin). 4. Salesmanship and Substance: The Influence of Domestic Policy and Watergate, Dominic Sandbrook (Oxford University). Openings. 5. Nixon, Kissinger, and the Opening to China, Margaret MacMillan (St. Antony'
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Ford, Gerald R., 1913-2006 -- Political and social views.
Kissinger, Henry, 1923- -- Political and social views.
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994 -- Political and social views.
United States -- Foreign relations -- 1969-1974.
United States -- Foreign relations -- 1974-1977.
Form Electronic book
Author Logevall, Fredrik, 1963-
Preston, Andrew, 1973-
LC no. 2007048019
ISBN 0195315359 (hardcover ; alk. paper)
0195315367 (paperback; alk. paper)
0199717974 (electronic bk.)
9780195315356 (hardcover ; alk. paper)
9780195315363 (paperback; alk. paper)
9780199717972 (electronic bk.)