Decision To Intervene by George F KennanDecision To Intervene by George F Kennan

Decision To Intervene

byGeorge F Kennan

Paperback | January 1, 1981

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In 1918 the United States government decided to involve itself with the Russian Revolution by sending troops to Siberia. This book recreates that unhappily memorable story the arrival of British marines at Murmansk, the diplomatic maneuvering, the growing Russian hostility, the uprising of the Czechoslovak troops in central Siberia which threatened to overturn the Bolsheviks, the acquisitive ambitions of the Japanese in Manchuria, and finally the decision by President Woodrow Wilson to intervene with American troops.
George F. Kennan, February 16, 1904 - March 17, 2005 George Kennan was born Feb. 16, 1904, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He attended Saint John's Military Academy and then Princeton University, graduating in 1926 and entering the diplomatic corps. He travelled to Genoa in 1927, and in 1929 was assigned as third secretary attached to all of ...
Title:Decision To InterveneFormat:PaperbackDimensions:1 pages, 1 × 1 × 1 inPublished:January 1, 1981Publisher:W W NortonLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0393302172

ISBN - 13:9780393302172

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