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A History of U.S. Foreign Relations to 1913



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Quest for Security: A History of U.S. Foreign Relations to 1913: v. 1 by Howard Jones
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This volume is a chronological survey and analysis of US foreign policy from the Revolution to 1912. Since decisions do not occur in a vacuum, each event is examined within the context of other events of the time so students can grasp the complexities involved in decision making. Topics covered include, Latin America, economic diplomacy and the Civil War.

Table of Contents

CHAPTER 1: The Revolutionary Beginnings of American Foreign Policy, 1775-1789CHAPTER 2: The Federalist Era and the Wars of the French Revolution, 1789-1801CHAPTER 3: Jeffersonian Diplomacy, 1801-1809CHAPTER 4: The War of 1812 and the Completion of U.S. Independence, 1809-1817CHAPTER 5: The Diplomacy of Hemispheric Order, 1817-1825CHAPTER 6: The Adams Presidency through Webster-Ashburton Treaty, 1825-1842CHAPTER 7: Destiny and Annexation: Oregon, Texas, and the Mexican War, 1842-1848CHAPTER 8: Between the Wars, 1848-1861: Young America and the Paradox of Slavery and FreedomCHAPTER 9: The Civil War, 1861-1865CHAPTER 10: Prelude to U. S. Imperialism, 1865-1897CHAPTER 11: U.S. Imperialism and the New Manifest Destiny, 1897-1997CHAPTER 12: Theodore Roosevelt and the Search for World Order, 1900-1913
Release date Australia
January 1st, 1996
Country of Publication
United States
2nd Revised edition
McGraw Hill Higher Education
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