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The Resource American presidential statecraft : during the cold war and after, Ronald E. Powaski

American presidential statecraft : during the cold war and after, Ronald E. Powaski

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American presidential statecraft : during the cold war and after
Title
American presidential statecraft
Title remainder
during the cold war and after
Statement of responsibility
Ronald E. Powaski
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
N$T
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Powaski, Ronald E
Dewey number
327.73
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E183.7
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • Cold War
  • Balance of power
Label
American presidential statecraft : during the cold war and after, Ronald E. Powaski
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Preface; Contents; List of Figures ; Chapter 1: Introduction; Presidential Statecraft: The Personal Factors; Environmental Factors; Military Power and Foreign Policy; The Congress; The Bureaucracy; Public Opinion; Notes; Chapter 2: John F. Kennedy, the Hawks, the Doves, and the Cuban Missile Crisis, 1962; Who was John F. Kennedy?; The Character of John F. Kennedy; The Bay of Pigs Invasion, April 1961; The Vienna Summit, June 1961; The Berlin Crisis, 1961; Khrushchev's Gamble: Soviet Missiles to Cuba; The Initial US Reactions; The Crisis Begins, October 14-16; The "ExComm"
  • The Nature of the Soviet ThreatThe Military Option; Stevenson's Diplomatic Option; A Naval Blockade, October 20-21; Confronting the Congressional Leadership, Monday, October 22; The President's Address to the Nation, Monday, October 22; Khrushchev Responds, Tuesday, October 23; The Quarantine Goes into Effect, Wednesday, October 24; Confrontation at Sea, October 24; Khrushchev Considers Retreat, October 24-25; U Thant's Peace Initiative, October 24-25; Kennedy Reconsiders Military Action, Friday, October 26; Khrushchev's October 26 Letter to Kennedy; The "Blackest Hours," Saturday, October 27
  • U-2 Crises, October 27JFK Responds to Khrushchev's October 27 Letter; Castro's Letter to Khrushchev, October 27; Khrushchev Retreats, Sunday, October 28; Implementing the Soviet-American Deal; The Aftermath: Kennedy and Cuba; Aftermath: Soviet-American Relations; The Historiographical Debate: The Statecraft of John F. Kennedy; The Statecraft of John F. Kennedy; For Further Reading; Documents; Document 1. Mongoose Meeting with Attorney General Robert Kennedy, Washington, October 16, 1962 (excerpt)
  • Document 2. General Maxwell Taylor Explains Military Options to President Kennedy, October 16, 1962 (excerpt)Document 3. The Cuban Situation. Memorandum for Discussion by CIA Director John McCone, October 17, 1962 (excerpt); Document 4. Letter from the US Ambassador to the United Nations Adlai Stevenson to President Kennedy, October 17, 1962 (excerpt); Document 5. President Kennedy's Meeting with the Joint Chiefs of Staff, October 19, 1962 (excerpt); Document 6. Message from President Kennedy to Chairman Khrushchev Delivered to Soviet Embassy 1:45 A.M. Washington Time October 25 (excerpt)
  • Document 7. Letter from Chairman Khrushchev to President Kennedy, Moscow, October 26, 1962, 7 P.M. (excerpt)Notes; Chapter 3: A "Worm with a Hook": Lyndon Johnson's Decision to Escalate US Involvement in the Vietnam War, November 1963-July 1965; A "Worm with a Hook"; The Roots of Lyndon Johnson; Johnson's Political Career; The Great Society; The Best and the Brightest; The Early Dissenters; The Increasing Pressure on LBJ; The Gulf of Tonkin Resolution, August 1964; Johnson's Election and Its Aftermath, November-December 1964; Toward Operation Rolling Thunder, January-February 1965
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783319504544
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
ocn981764984
Label
American presidential statecraft : during the cold war and after, Ronald E. Powaski
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Preface; Contents; List of Figures ; Chapter 1: Introduction; Presidential Statecraft: The Personal Factors; Environmental Factors; Military Power and Foreign Policy; The Congress; The Bureaucracy; Public Opinion; Notes; Chapter 2: John F. Kennedy, the Hawks, the Doves, and the Cuban Missile Crisis, 1962; Who was John F. Kennedy?; The Character of John F. Kennedy; The Bay of Pigs Invasion, April 1961; The Vienna Summit, June 1961; The Berlin Crisis, 1961; Khrushchev's Gamble: Soviet Missiles to Cuba; The Initial US Reactions; The Crisis Begins, October 14-16; The "ExComm"
  • The Nature of the Soviet ThreatThe Military Option; Stevenson's Diplomatic Option; A Naval Blockade, October 20-21; Confronting the Congressional Leadership, Monday, October 22; The President's Address to the Nation, Monday, October 22; Khrushchev Responds, Tuesday, October 23; The Quarantine Goes into Effect, Wednesday, October 24; Confrontation at Sea, October 24; Khrushchev Considers Retreat, October 24-25; U Thant's Peace Initiative, October 24-25; Kennedy Reconsiders Military Action, Friday, October 26; Khrushchev's October 26 Letter to Kennedy; The "Blackest Hours," Saturday, October 27
  • U-2 Crises, October 27JFK Responds to Khrushchev's October 27 Letter; Castro's Letter to Khrushchev, October 27; Khrushchev Retreats, Sunday, October 28; Implementing the Soviet-American Deal; The Aftermath: Kennedy and Cuba; Aftermath: Soviet-American Relations; The Historiographical Debate: The Statecraft of John F. Kennedy; The Statecraft of John F. Kennedy; For Further Reading; Documents; Document 1. Mongoose Meeting with Attorney General Robert Kennedy, Washington, October 16, 1962 (excerpt)
  • Document 2. General Maxwell Taylor Explains Military Options to President Kennedy, October 16, 1962 (excerpt)Document 3. The Cuban Situation. Memorandum for Discussion by CIA Director John McCone, October 17, 1962 (excerpt); Document 4. Letter from the US Ambassador to the United Nations Adlai Stevenson to President Kennedy, October 17, 1962 (excerpt); Document 5. President Kennedy's Meeting with the Joint Chiefs of Staff, October 19, 1962 (excerpt); Document 6. Message from President Kennedy to Chairman Khrushchev Delivered to Soviet Embassy 1:45 A.M. Washington Time October 25 (excerpt)
  • Document 7. Letter from Chairman Khrushchev to President Kennedy, Moscow, October 26, 1962, 7 P.M. (excerpt)Notes; Chapter 3: A "Worm with a Hook": Lyndon Johnson's Decision to Escalate US Involvement in the Vietnam War, November 1963-July 1965; A "Worm with a Hook"; The Roots of Lyndon Johnson; Johnson's Political Career; The Great Society; The Best and the Brightest; The Early Dissenters; The Increasing Pressure on LBJ; The Gulf of Tonkin Resolution, August 1964; Johnson's Election and Its Aftermath, November-December 1964; Toward Operation Rolling Thunder, January-February 1965
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783319504544
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
ocn981764984

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