Accession Number : ADA276653


Title :   A Breakfast for Bonaparte: U.S. National Security Interests from the Heights of Abraham to the Nuclear Age


Corporate Author : NATIONAL DEFENSE UNIV WASHINGTON DC


Personal Author(s) : Rostow, Eugene V


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a276653.pdf


Report Date : Jul 1993


Pagination or Media Count : 509


Abstract : Contents: Part 1 - By Way of Conceptual Framework: On War and Peace; The State System: The Balance of Power and the Concept of Peace; The Quest for Peace: From the Congress of Vienna to the United Nations Charter; Part II - America's Diplomatic Apprenticeship, 1776-1947: From Sea to Shining Sea: America's Conception of Its Foreign Policy; Europe's Troubles, America's Opportunity, 1776-1801; Europe's Troubles, America's Opportunity, 1801-1830; The United States Within the Concert of Europe, 1830-1865; Premonitions of Change, 1865-1914; The Death of the Vienna System, July 1914; The Vienna System Reborn, April 1917; The Interwar Years: The Precarious Birth of the Modern World, 1919- 1920; Part III - The Age of Truman and Acheson, 1945 to the Present: The Soviet Union Reaches for Hegemony: The Stalin Years; The Nuclear Dimension: A Case Study; Conclusion: The Gorbachev Era and Beyond.


Descriptors :   *UNITED STATES , *NATIONAL SECURITY , *HISTORY , USSR , EUROPE , TREATIES , UNITED NATIONS , INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS


Subject Categories : Government and Political Science


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE