Tact and intelligence : essays on diplomatic history and international relations /
Gordon A. Craig ; edited by Bruce Thompson, Carolyn Halladay, and Donald Abenheim.
Palo Alto, Calif. : Society for the Promotion of Science and Scholarship, 2008.
xvi, 342 p. ; 23 cm.
0930664264 (hbk. : alk. paper), 9780930664268 (hbk. : alk. paper)
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Palo Alto, Calif. : Society for the Promotion of Science and Scholarship, 2008.
0930664264 (hbk. : alk. paper)
9780930664268 (hbk. : alk. paper)
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [327]-329) and index.
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Table of Contents
Forewordp. vii
Editors' Notep. xv
The Historian's Craft
On the Nature of Diplomatic History: The Relevance of Some Old Booksp. 3
On the Pleasure of Reading Diplomatic Correspondencep. 25
The Historian and the Study of International Relationsp. 42
The Balance of Power
The System of Alliances and the Balance of Powerp. 59
Europe and the Balance of Power, 1871-1914p. 91
The Founding Fathers and the Balance of Powerp. 107
The United States and the European Balancep. 122
Germany and the United States: Some Historical Parallels and Differences and their Reflection in Attitudes Toward Foreign Policyp. 140
Between the Wars
Prewar Diplomacy in Europep. 163
Munich: The Price of Peacep. 170
Dangerous Liaisonsp. 178
The Second World War and Beyond
Roosevelt and Hitler: The Problem of Perceptionp. 195
Diplomats and Diplomacy During the Second World Warp. 218
Churchill and Germanyp. 246
The Good Soldierp. 269
Looking for Orderp. 279
Reference Matter
Notesp. 297
Bibliographical Notep. 327
Indexp. 331
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