History: Diplomatic History

  • Henry Kissinger: Pragmatic Statesman in Hostile Times book cover

    Henry Kissinger

    Pragmatic Statesman in Hostile Times, 1st Edition

    By Abraham R Wagner

    Henry Kissinger: Pragmatic Statesman in Hostile Times explores the influence of statesman Henry Kissinger in American foreign relations and national security during 1969 to 1977. Henry Kissinger arrived in the US as a young Jewish refugee and went on to serve as National Security Advisor and…

    Paperback – 2019-09-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Historical Americans

  • Strange Allies: Britain, France and the Dilemmas of Disarmament and Security, 1929-1933 book cover

    Strange Allies

    Britain, France and the Dilemmas of Disarmament and Security, 1929-1933, 1st Edition

    By Andrew Webster

    Allies of Yesterday examines three intersecting themes of fundamental importance to the international history of the period between the two world wars. First and most broadly, it is a study of the international history of the pivotal years between the onset of the Depression in late 1929 and the…

    Hardback – 2019-07-19 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Modern European History

  • The Royal Demesne in English History: The Crown Estate in the Governance of the Realm From the Conquest to 1509 book cover

    The Royal Demesne in English History

    The Crown Estate in the Governance of the Realm From the Conquest to 1509, 1st Edition

    By B.P. Wolffe

    Originally published in 1971, The Royal Demesne in English History shows how Norman and Angevin kings were able to regard the whole of their English kingdom as their royal demesne in the continental medieval sense. The book argues that only through the later loss of their continental possessions…

    Hardback – 2019-07-12 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: The Medieval World

  • The Routledge History of Monarchy book cover

    The Routledge History of Monarchy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Elena Woodacre, Lucinda H.S. Dean, Chris Jones, Zita Rohr, Russell Martin

    The Routledge History of Monarchy draws together current research across the field of royal studies, providing a rich understanding of the history of monarchy from a variety of geographical, cultural and temporal contexts. Divided into four parts, this book presents a wide range of case studies…

    Hardback – 2019-07-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Histories

  • Citizenship and Gender in Britain, 1688-1928 book cover

    Citizenship and Gender in Britain, 1688-1928

    1st Edition

    By Matthew McCormack

    Citizenship and Gender in Britain, 1688-1928 explores the history of citizenship in Britain during a period when admission to the political community was commonly thought about in terms of gender. Between the Glorious Revolution of 1688 and the Equal Franchise Act of 1928, the key question in…

    Paperback – 2019-06-19 
    Routledge

  • Visions and Ideas of Europe during the First World War book cover

    Visions and Ideas of Europe during the First World War

    1st Edition

    Edited by Matthew D'Auria, Jan Vermeiren

    Given the destruction and suffering caused by more than four years of industrialised warfare and economic hardship, scholars have tended to focus on the nationalism and hatred in the belligerent countries, holding that it led to a fundamental rupture of any sense of European commonality and unity.…

    Hardback – 2019-06-13 
    Routledge
    Ideas beyond Borders

  • Japan and the shaping of post-Vietnam War Southeast Asia: Japanese diplomacy and the Cambodian conflict, 1978-1993 book cover

    Japan and the shaping of post-Vietnam War Southeast Asia

    Japanese diplomacy and the Cambodian conflict, 1978-1993, 1st Edition

    By Andrea Pressello

    The Vietnamese invasion of Cambodia in 1978 and the consequent outbreak of the Cambodian conflict brought Southeast Asia into instability and deteriorated relations between Vietnam and the subsequently established Vietnam-backed government in Cambodia on the one hand and the Association of…

    Paperback – 2019-05-25 
    Routledge

  • Castro and Franco: The Backstage of Cold War Diplomacy book cover

    Castro and Franco

    The Backstage of Cold War Diplomacy, 1st Edition

    By Haruko Hosoda

    Cuba’s Fidel Castro and Spain’s Francisco Franco were two men with very similar backgrounds, but very different political ideologies. Both received a catholic education and had strong connections to the Galicia region of Spain. Both were familiar with guerrilla tactics and came to power through…

    Hardback – 2019-05-23 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Modern History

  • Decolonisation and Regional Geopolitics: South Africa and the ‘Congo Crisis’, 1960-1965 book cover

    Decolonisation and Regional Geopolitics

    South Africa and the ‘Congo Crisis’, 1960-1965, 1st Edition

    By Lazlo Passemiers

    Decolonisation and Regional Geopolitics argues that as much as the ‘Congo crisis’ (1960-1965) was a Cold War battleground, so too was it a battleground for Southern Africa’s decolonisation. This book provides a transnational history of African decolonisation, apartheid diplomacy, and Southern…

    Hardback – 2019-03-08
    Routledge
    The Routledge Global 1960s and 1970s Series

  • Intelligence and Espionage: Secrets and Spies book cover

    Intelligence and Espionage: Secrets and Spies

    1st Edition

    By Daniel Lomas, Christopher John Murphy

    Intelligence and Espionage: Secrets and Spies provides a global introduction to the role of intelligence – a key, but sometimes controversial, aspect of ensuring national security. Separating fact from fiction, the book draws on past examples to explore the use and misuse of intelligence,…

    Paperback – 2019-02-15
    Routledge
    Seminar Studies

  • Private Correspondence between Sir Harry Parkes and Edmund Hammond, 1865-1868 book cover

    Private Correspondence between Sir Harry Parkes and Edmund Hammond, 1865-1868

    1st Edition

    Edited by Robert Morton

      This is a new series which publishes for the first time the correspondences of Sir Harry Smith Parkes (1828 – 1885) the second British Minister of Japan, and includes the complete transcriptions of his ‘private’ letters to and from Edmund Hammond, permanent Under-Secretary of State for…

    Hardback – 2019-02-14
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    Official and Unofficial British Attitudes to Japan, 1865-1883

  • Modern Diplomacy book cover

    Modern Diplomacy

    5th Edition

    By R. P. Barston

    Contemporary, thoughtful and extensively illustrated, Modern Diplomacy examines a broad range of current diplomatic practice. This leading and widely used book - now in its fifth edition - equips students with a detailed analysis of important international issues that reflect and impact upon…

    Paperback – 2019-01-18
    Routledge

2Series in Diplomatic History

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