History: Diplomatic History

  • The Cuban Missile Crisis: The Threshold of Nuclear War book cover

    The Cuban Missile Crisis

    The Threshold of Nuclear War, 1st Edition

    By Alice George

      For thirteen days in October of 1962, a truly perilous flirtation with nuclear war developed between the United States and USSR, as the superpowers argued over the installation of Soviet nuclear weapons in Cuba. Launched by rash judgment and concluded through circumspect leadership, the Cuban…

    Paperback – 2013-03-20
    Routledge
    Critical Moments in American History

  • The History of American Foreign Policy from 1895 book cover

    The History of American Foreign Policy from 1895

    4th Edition

    By Jerald A Combs

    This important text offers a clear, concise and affordable narrative and analytical history of American foreign policy since the Spanish-American War. The book narrates events and policies but goes further to emphasize the international setting and constraints within which American policy-makers…

    Paperback – 2012-07-15
    Routledge

  • The League of Nations and the Organization of Peace book cover

    The League of Nations and the Organization of Peace

    1st Edition

    By Martyn Housden

    The League of Nations - pre-cursor to the United Nations - was founded in 1919 as a response to the First World War to ensure collective security and prevent the outbreak of future wars. It was set up to facilitate diplomacy in the face of future international conflict, but also to work towards…

    Paperback – 2011-10-31
    Routledge
    Seminar Studies

  • The United Nations, Peace Operations and the Cold War book cover

    The United Nations, Peace Operations and the Cold War

    2nd Edition

    By Norrie Macqueen

    This is the first introduction to the United Nation's activities during the Cold War period. It combines a history of the UN with a broader account of east-west diplomacy during the Cold War and after. Norrie MacQueen begins by looking at the formation, structure and functions of the UN. Then,…

    Paperback – 2011-07-07
    Routledge
    Seminar Studies

  • United Nations Peacekeeping in Africa Since 1960 book cover

    United Nations Peacekeeping in Africa Since 1960

    1st Edition

    By Norrie Macqueen

    United Nations Peacekeeping in Africa provides an exploration of United Nations military intervention in Africa, from its beginnings in the Congo in 1960 to the new operations of the twenty-first century. The scene is set by an examination of the theoretical bases both of United Nations…

    Paperback – 2002-09-16
    Routledge
    The Postwar World

  • The Rise of Modern Diplomacy 1450 - 1919 book cover

    The Rise of Modern Diplomacy 1450 - 1919

    1st Edition

    By M.S. Anderson

    Though international relations and the rise and fall of European states are widely studied, little is available to students and non-specialists on the origins, development and operation of the diplomatic system through which these relations were conducted and regulated. Similarly neglected are the…

    Paperback – 1993-06-01
    Routledge

  • The Origins of the Russo-Japanese War book cover

    The Origins of the Russo-Japanese War

    1st Edition

    By Ian Nish

    The Russo-Japanese war of 1904-5 has been seen as the turning point of the development of the modern world. Written by a specialist in Japanese diplomacy, this book has been described by the Times Higher Education Supplement as 'diplomatic history at its very best'.…

    Paperback – 1985-04-09
    Routledge
    Origins Of Modern Wars

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