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Herring; America, Russia, and the Cold War, dold He does add,though, some newinformation to the storyaboutthe extraordinary fightoverthe civilrights’plank;andhas freshdetail concerning Truman’sbrillianttacticalmanoeuvre of callingthe EightiethCongress back to Washington to enactthe platformwhich the Republican convention hadiustendorsed. Trumanandhisadvisers did not shrinkfromthisconfrontation, believing thattheyheldthe upperhand because ofAmerica’s economic mightanditsmonopoly oftheA-bomb.

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Expansionism wasthusa conscious andrealistic attemptto cometo termswith industrial capitalism. It wason thisbasisthat America’s “new empire” as opposed to its alreadyestablished continental empire wasbuilt.

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These questions all seem torequire fresh answers-answers which make sense inlightofVietnam, the Bayof Pigs, Santo Domingo, andriots in amwrica andonthecampuses. Most users should sign in with their email address. FurthermorewithDeweyin theWhiteHouse, theRepublicans wouldnothaveneeded General DwightEisenhower in ,thereby preventing the drift to the right which characterized Republican presidential politicsafter Viewable in new browser window: It furthers the University’s objective of excellence in research, scholarship, and education by publishing worldwide.


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To whatextent wastheUnitedStates responsible forbeginning theColdWarpWhat kinds of goals andpressures haveshaped American policy? Open doors, Iron Curtains — 2.

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ButStalin refused tobudge andby Marchof theColdWarwason. He captures Trumancarrying theattack to Deweyin a tenacious and sometimes disingenuous manner.

The World turned upside down — Index. A new world order–Or the Age of Fragmentation?

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