From Isolation to War

Genre: History
Original Publish Date: Aug 19, 2015
Product Number: EB00621868
Released: Sep 15, 2015
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781118952344
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
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The new edition of this popular and widely-used American history textbook has been thoroughly updated to include a wealth of new scholarship on American diplomacy in the decade leading up to Japan's attack on Pearl Harbor. -Features new material on the Washington Conference of 1921-22, early American diplomacy in the Manchurian crisis, the Panay incident, Russia's invasion of Finland, the destroyer-bases deal, and much more -Pays particular attention to Roosevelt's policies towards Jewish refugees, the battle between domestic groups like the America First Committee and Fight for Freedom, and the Welles mission of 1940 -Includes concise biographical sketches of major world leaders, including Hoover, FDR, Churchill, Hitler, Stalin, Mussolini, and Tojo -Outlines and examines the debates of historians over the wisdom of U.S. policies

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