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Rise to globalism : American foreign policy since 1938

Author: Stephen E Ambrose; Douglas Brinkley
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Recording for the Blind & Dyslexic, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : English
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[This book] offers a concise and informative overview of the evolution of American foreign policy from 1938 to the present. Ambrose also wrote bestsellers "Undaunted Courage" and "D-Day."
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Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen E Ambrose; Douglas Brinkley
OCLC Number: 68825469
Notes: Originally published: New York : Penguin Books, ©1997. 8th revised ed.
Description: 1 audio disc : digital mono ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: Twisting path to war --
War in Europe --
War in Asia --
Beginnings of the Cold War --
Truman Doctrine and the Marshall plan --
Containment tested --
Korea --
Eisenhower, Dulles, and the irreconcilable conflict --
From Hungary and Suez to Cuba --
Kennedy and the New Frontier --
Vietnam, paying the cost of containment --
Nixon, détente, and the debacle in Vietnam --
America in the Middle East and Africa --
Carter and human rights --
Reagan and the evil empire --
End of the Cold War --
Bush and the Gulf War --
Clinton and democratic enlargement.
Responsibility: Stephen E. Ambrose and Douglas G. Brinkley.

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[This book] offers a concise and informative overview of the evolution of American foreign policy from 1938 to the present. Ambrose also wrote bestsellers "Undaunted Courage" and "D-Day."

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