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The Resource Roosevelt's Lost Alliances : How Personal Politics Helped Start the Cold War, (electronic resource)

Roosevelt's Lost Alliances : How Personal Politics Helped Start the Cold War, (electronic resource)

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Roosevelt's Lost Alliances : How Personal Politics Helped Start the Cold War
Title
Roosevelt's Lost Alliances
Title remainder
How Personal Politics Helped Start the Cold War
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In the spring of 1945, as the Allied victory in Europe was approaching, the shape of the postwar world hinged on the personal politics and flawed personalities of Roosevelt, Churchill, and Stalin. Roosevelt's Lost Alliances captures this moment and shows how FDR crafted a winning coalition by overcoming the different habits, upbringings, sympathies, and past experiences of the three leaders. In particular, Roosevelt trained his famous charm on Stalin, lavishing respect on him, salving his insecurities, and rendering him more amenable to compromise on some matters. Yet, even as he pursued a
Cataloging source
AU-PeEL
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1946-
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Costigliola, Frank
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
ProQuest Ebook Central
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  • Roosevelt, Franklin D.
  • Stalin, Joseph
  • Churchill, Winston
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Cold War
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • Soviet Union
  • United States
  • Great Britain
Label
Roosevelt's Lost Alliances : How Personal Politics Helped Start the Cold War, (electronic resource)
Link
http://ezproxy.eui.eu/login?url=http://www.EUI.eblib.com/patron/FullRecord.aspx?p=787346
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Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Introduction; Chapter 1: A Portrait of the Allies as Young Men: Franklin, Winston, and Koba; Chapter 2: From Missy to Molotov: The Women and Men Who Sustained the Big Three; Chapter 3: The Personal Touch: Forming the Alliance, January-August 1941; Chapter 4: Transcending Differences: Eden Goes to Moscow and Churchill to Washington, December 1941; Chapter 5: Creating the "Family Circle": The Tortuous Path to Tehran, 1942-43; Chapter 6: "I've Worked It Out": Roosevelt's Plan to Win the Peace and Defy Death, 1944-45
  • Chapter 7: The Diplomacy of Trauma: Kennan and His Colleagues in Moscow, 1933-46Chapter 8: Guns and Kisses in the Kremlin: Ambassadors Harriman and Clark Kerr Encounter Stalin, 1943-46; Chapter 9: "Roosevelt's Death Has Changed Everything": Truman's First Days, April-June 1945; Chapter 10: The Lost Alliance: Widespread Anxiety and Deepening Ideology, July 1945-March 1946; Conclusion and Epilogue; Acknowledgments; Bibliographical Note; Notes; Index;
Control code
u370629
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (544 pages)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Use of this electronic resource may be governed by a license agreement which restricts use to the European University Institute community. Each user is responsible for limiting use to individual, non-commercial purposes, without systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information, provided that all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials are retained. The use of software, including scripts, agents, or robots, is generally prohibited and may result in the loss of access to these resources for the entire European University Institute community
Isbn
9781400839520
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • EBL787346
  • (OCoLC)1088502145
Label
Roosevelt's Lost Alliances : How Personal Politics Helped Start the Cold War, (electronic resource)
Link
http://ezproxy.eui.eu/login?url=http://www.EUI.eblib.com/patron/FullRecord.aspx?p=787346
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Introduction; Chapter 1: A Portrait of the Allies as Young Men: Franklin, Winston, and Koba; Chapter 2: From Missy to Molotov: The Women and Men Who Sustained the Big Three; Chapter 3: The Personal Touch: Forming the Alliance, January-August 1941; Chapter 4: Transcending Differences: Eden Goes to Moscow and Churchill to Washington, December 1941; Chapter 5: Creating the "Family Circle": The Tortuous Path to Tehran, 1942-43; Chapter 6: "I've Worked It Out": Roosevelt's Plan to Win the Peace and Defy Death, 1944-45
  • Chapter 7: The Diplomacy of Trauma: Kennan and His Colleagues in Moscow, 1933-46Chapter 8: Guns and Kisses in the Kremlin: Ambassadors Harriman and Clark Kerr Encounter Stalin, 1943-46; Chapter 9: "Roosevelt's Death Has Changed Everything": Truman's First Days, April-June 1945; Chapter 10: The Lost Alliance: Widespread Anxiety and Deepening Ideology, July 1945-March 1946; Conclusion and Epilogue; Acknowledgments; Bibliographical Note; Notes; Index;
Control code
u370629
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (544 pages)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Use of this electronic resource may be governed by a license agreement which restricts use to the European University Institute community. Each user is responsible for limiting use to individual, non-commercial purposes, without systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information, provided that all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials are retained. The use of software, including scripts, agents, or robots, is generally prohibited and may result in the loss of access to these resources for the entire European University Institute community
Isbn
9781400839520
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • EBL787346
  • (OCoLC)1088502145

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