Jimmy Carter and the Anglo-American 'Special Relationship' by Thomas K. RobbJimmy Carter and the Anglo-American 'Special Relationship' by Thomas K. Robb

Jimmy Carter and the Anglo-American 'Special Relationship'

byThomas K. Robb

Hardcover | January 15, 2017

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Thomas K. Robb draws upon a wealth of previously classified documents to reveal that relations between Britain and the United States of America during Carter's presidency were riven with antagonism and disagreement. Contrary to existing interpretations, even the most "special" aspects ofintelligence and nuclear cooperation were not immune to high-level political tension.Robb exposes the true competitive nature of the relationship during Carter's presidency, as well as providing an original understanding to how both countries approached the breakdown of superpower detente; the subject of international human rights promotion; the tackling of common economic andenergy challenges and to the Anglo-American nuclear and intelligence relationship.
Thomas K. Robb is Senior Lecturer in History at Oxford Brookes University. His first book was A Strained Partnership? US-UK Relations in the Era of Detente, 1969-77 (Manchester University Press, 2013). He has had journal articles published in Diplomacy and Statecraft, International History Review and the Journal of Strategic Studies am...
Title:Jimmy Carter and the Anglo-American 'Special Relationship'Format:HardcoverDimensions:208 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 0.98 inPublished:January 15, 2017Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1474407013

ISBN - 13:9781474407014

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