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Fain, W. Taylor

American Ascendance and British Retreat in the Persian Gulf Region

Fain, W. Taylor - American Ascendance and British Retreat in the Persian Gulf Region, ebook

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Table of contents

1. Introduction
W. Taylor Fain

2. “Toll-Gates of Empire”: Britain, the United States, and the Persian Gulf Region before 1951
W. Taylor Fain

3. Anticolonialism, Revolutionary Nationalism, and Cold War: Anglo-American Relations in the Persian Gulf Region, 1950–1956
W. Taylor Fain

4. “A Delicate Structure”: Consolidation and Crisis in the Persian Gulf Region, 1957–1960
W. Taylor Fain

5. “What a World It Is!”: Kennedy, Macmillan, and the Persian Gulf Region, 1961–1963
W. Taylor Fain

6. “For God’s Sake, Act Like Britain!”: Johnson, Wilson, and Britain’s Decision to Withdraw from the Persian Gulf Region, 1964–1968
W. Taylor Fain

7. “The Twilight of the Pax Britannica”: The United States and Britain’s Departure from the Persian Gulf Region, 1968–1972
W. Taylor Fain

8. Conclusion
W. Taylor Fain

Keywords: History, History of Britain and Ireland, History of the Americas, History of the Middle East, US History, Modern History, World History, Global and Transnational History

Author(s)
Publisher
Springer
Publication year
2008
Language
en
Edition
1
Page amount
291 pages
Category
History
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9780230613362
Printed ISBN
978-1-349-37082-5

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