Dictionary of American Diplomatic History

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Greenwood Press, 1989 - History - 674 pages
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"Overall this is an outstanding compilation and one likely to be frequently consulted by students of American diplomacy." Booklist "It is refreshing to find a work that really is `revised' and `expanded.' Findling has made a good reference work better by adding nearly 100 new entries to the first edition to cover the last years of the Carter presidency and most of the Reagan years. The strength of this work is Findling's treatment of personages, events, and organizations. He stresses not only the who, what, where, and how but also states the significance of the aforementioned entrants. . . . Findling gives the user helpful references for further reading on each entry. A library owning the first edition can confidently add the second." Choice

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An expanded and revised edition of the 1980 work ( LJ 3/1/80), this includes some 1200 entries (up from about 1000 in the first edition) on individuals, topics, and events associated with American ... Read full review


Appendix A Chronology of American Diplomatic History
Appendix B Key Diplomatic Personnel Listed by Presidential
Initiation Suspension and Termination
Place of Birth
Appendix E Locations of Manuscript Collections and Oral

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In this collection of vintage-photograph postcards, John E. Findling explores the city's past.

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