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The ghost at the feast : America and the collapse of world order, 1900-1941

Title
The ghost at the feast : America and the collapse of world order, 1900-1941 / Robert Kagan.
ISBN
9780307262943
0307262944
9781400095681
1400095689
9780593535196
Edition
First edition.
Publication
New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2023.
Copyright Notice Date
©2023
Physical Description
x, 669 pages : maps ; 24 cm
Notes
"This is a Borzoi book published by Alfred A. Knopf."
Summary
"A comprehensive, sweeping history of America's rise to global superpower--a follow up to the author's acclaimed first volume, from our nation's earliest days to the dawn of the twentieth century"-- Provided by publisher.
Variant and related titles
America and the collapse of world order, 1900-1941
Other formats
Online version: Kagan, Robert Ghost at the feast. First edition New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2022
Format
Books
Language
English
Added to Catalog
February 07, 2023
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (pages 595-633) and index.
Contents
A Tale of Two Wars
Empire Without "Imperialism"; Imperialism without "Empire"
Collapse of the 19th-Century World Order
The European War and American Neutrality
"Schrechlichkeit" and The Submarine War
"He kept us out of war"
The Path to War
America Declares War
America and the "war to end all wars"
The Great War Ends
America and the European Peace
Wilson and the League Fight
A Return to "Normalcy"?
Collapse of Europe and the Rise of Hitler
Toward a New Order in Asia
The Manchurian Crisis
The Fascist Challenge
Franklin D. Roosevelt : Isolationist
The United States and Appeasement
"Kristallnacht" and American Anti-Semitism
Blitzkrieg and America's "Great Debate"
Accelerating Toward War
The United States Enters the War.
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