The Resource Dean Acheson and the creation of an American world order, Robert J. McMahon

Dean Acheson and the creation of an American world order, Robert J. McMahon

Label
Dean Acheson and the creation of an American world order
Title
Dean Acheson and the creation of an American world order
Statement of responsibility
Robert J. McMahon
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This compact and accessible biography critically assesses the life and career of Dean Acheson, one of AmericaÆs foremost diplomats and strategists. As a top State Department official from 1941 to 1947 and as Harry S. TrumanÆs secretary of state from 1949 to 1953, Acheson shaped many of the key U.S. foreign policy initiatives of those years, including the Truman Doctrine, the Marshall Plan, the creation of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization, the rebuilding of Germany and Japan, AmericaÆs intervention in Korea, and its early involvement in the Middle East and Southeast Asia. Right up until h
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McMahon, Robert J.
Dewey number
973.918092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
E748.A15
LC item number
.M363 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Shapers of international history series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Acheson, Dean
  • Statesmen
  • Cold War
  • United States
Label
Dean Acheson and the creation of an American world order, Robert J. McMahon
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-239) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
Cover; Contents; Series Editor's Foreword; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. Years of Preparation; 2. From World War to Cold War: Climbing the Rungs of Power; 3. Constructing an Atlantic Community; 4. Into the Cauldron; 5. The Crucible of War; 6. Elder Statesman; Conclusion; Notes; Bibliographic Essay; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; About the Author
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (270 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781597976534
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2550000000047845
  • (EBL)864581
  • (OCoLC)755604379
  • (SSID)ssj0000568927
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12244712
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000568927
  • (PQKBWorkID)10536425
  • (PQKB)10316560
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC864581
  • (EXLCZ)992550000000047845
Label
Dean Acheson and the creation of an American world order, Robert J. McMahon
Publication
Copyright
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-239) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
Cover; Contents; Series Editor's Foreword; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. Years of Preparation; 2. From World War to Cold War: Climbing the Rungs of Power; 3. Constructing an Atlantic Community; 4. Into the Cauldron; 5. The Crucible of War; 6. Elder Statesman; Conclusion; Notes; Bibliographic Essay; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; About the Author
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (270 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781597976534
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2550000000047845
  • (EBL)864581
  • (OCoLC)755604379
  • (SSID)ssj0000568927
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12244712
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000568927
  • (PQKBWorkID)10536425
  • (PQKB)10316560
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC864581
  • (EXLCZ)992550000000047845

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