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The Resource American ascendance and British retreat in the Persian Gulf region, W. Taylor Fain, (electronic book)

American ascendance and British retreat in the Persian Gulf region, W. Taylor Fain, (electronic book)

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American ascendance and British retreat in the Persian Gulf region
Title
American ascendance and British retreat in the Persian Gulf region
Statement of responsibility
W. Taylor Fain
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book critically examines the origins of American diplomacy in the greater Persian Gulf region, arguing that it was the inability of the United States to contend effectively with the disintegration of British imperial authority in the Gulf that eventually led it to assume its current role in the region
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Cataloging source
UK-WkNB
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Fain, William Taylor
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Persian Gulf Region
  • United States
  • United States
  • Great Britain
  • United States
  • Persian Gulf Region
  • Great Britain
  • Persian Gulf Region
  • Persian Gulf Region
  • Security, International
Label
American ascendance and British retreat in the Persian Gulf region, W. Taylor Fain, (electronic book)
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Publication
Contents
"Toll-Gates of Empire": Britain, the United States, and the Persian Gulf Region before 1951 -- "Anti-Colonialism," Revolutionary Nationalism, and Cold War: Anglo-American Relations in the Persian Gulf Region, 1950-1956 -- "A Delicate Structure": Consolidation and Crisis in the Persian Gulf Region, 1957-1960 -- "What a World It Is!": Kennedy, Macmillan, and the Persian Gulf Region, 1961-1963 -- "For God's Sake Act Like Britain!": Johnson, Wilson, and Britain's Withdrawal from the Persian Gulf Region, 1964-1968 -- "The Twilight of the Pax Brittanica": The United States and Britain's Departure from the Persian Gulf, 1968-1972
Control code
9780230613362
Extent
292 p.
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Users can print and/or download individual articles/chapters and other individual items from Palgrave Connect ebooks, limited to no more than one chapter per title per authorised user
Isbn
9780230613362
Isbn Type
(ebk)
Specific material designation
remote
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Adobe Ebook Reader
Type of computer file
PDF
Label
American ascendance and British retreat in the Persian Gulf region, W. Taylor Fain, (electronic book)
Publication
Contents
"Toll-Gates of Empire": Britain, the United States, and the Persian Gulf Region before 1951 -- "Anti-Colonialism," Revolutionary Nationalism, and Cold War: Anglo-American Relations in the Persian Gulf Region, 1950-1956 -- "A Delicate Structure": Consolidation and Crisis in the Persian Gulf Region, 1957-1960 -- "What a World It Is!": Kennedy, Macmillan, and the Persian Gulf Region, 1961-1963 -- "For God's Sake Act Like Britain!": Johnson, Wilson, and Britain's Withdrawal from the Persian Gulf Region, 1964-1968 -- "The Twilight of the Pax Brittanica": The United States and Britain's Departure from the Persian Gulf, 1968-1972
Control code
9780230613362
Extent
292 p.
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Users can print and/or download individual articles/chapters and other individual items from Palgrave Connect ebooks, limited to no more than one chapter per title per authorised user
Isbn
9780230613362
Isbn Type
(ebk)
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Adobe Ebook Reader
Type of computer file
PDF

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