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Forthcoming U.S. Military History Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Presidential Rhetoric from Wilson to Obama

    Constructing crises, fast and slow

    By Wesley Widmaier

    Series: Routledge Studies in US Foreign Policy

    Over the past century, presidential constructions of crises have spurred recurring redefinitions of U.S. interests, as crusading advance has alternated with realist retrenchment. For example, Harry Truman and George W. Bush constructed crises that justified liberal crusades in the Cold War and War...

    To Be Published November 13th 2014 by Routledge

  2. US Foreign Policy and China

    Bush’s First Term

    By Guy Roberts

    Series: Routledge Studies in US Foreign Policy

    This work is an exploration of how U.S.-China relations were managed by President George W. Bush. Roberts argues that contrary to conventional wisdom, President Bush conducted a calculated, pragmatic and highly successful strategy toward Beijing, which avoided conflict, resolved crisis and...

    To Be Published November 13th 2014 by Routledge

  3. US Foreign Policy and the Rogue State Doctrine

    By Alex Miles

    Series: Routledge Studies in US Foreign Policy

    Concerns over Iran’s nuclear programme, North Korea’s nuclear brinkmanship and, in the past, Iraq’s apparent pursuit of WMD have captured the world’s attention, and dominated the agenda of the American foreign policy establishment. But, what led policymakers and the US military to emphasise the...

    To Be Published November 27th 2014 by Routledge

  4. The Encyclopedia of Codenames of World War II (Routledge Revivals)

    By Christopher Chant

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Codenames were a vital feature of World War II, serving as mental shorthand for those in the know, and obscuring the issues for those who were not. Codenames were used from the highest level, in the planning of grand strategic moves affecting the conduct of the whole war, to the lowest command...

    To Be Published December 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  5. U.S. Military Strategy in the Gulf (Routledge Revivals)

    Origins and Evolution Under the Carter and Reagan Administrations

    By Amitav Acharya

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1989, this title explores the nature and dimensions of the U.S. strategy in the Gulf in the formative years that followed the fall of the Shah, the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan and the outbreak of the Iran-Iraq war. It describes the formation of the U.S. Rapid Deployment Joint...

    To Be Published January 7th 2015 by Routledge

  6. The President, the State and the Cold War

    Comparing the Foreign Policies of Truman and Reagan

    By James Bilsland

    Series: Routledge Studies in US Foreign Policy

    US foreign policy during the Cold War has been analysed from a number of perspectives, generating large bodies of literature attempting to explain its origins, its development and its conclusion. However, there are still many questions left only partially explained. In large part this is because...

    To Be Published January 29th 2015 by Routledge

  7. US Grand Strategy and Corporate Elite Networks

    By Bastiaan Van Apeldoorn, Naná de Graaff

    Series: Routledge Studies in US Foreign Policy

    This book presents a novel analysis of how US grand strategy has evolved from the end of the Cold War to the present, offering an integrated analysis of both continuity and change. On the one hand the post-Cold War American grand strategy has continued to be oriented to what the authors argue has...

    To Be Published March 29th 2015 by Routledge

  8. US Democracy Promotion in the Middle East

    The Pursuit of Hegemony

    By Dionysis Markakis

    Series: Routledge Studies in US Foreign Policy

    This book seeks to explore the changes in US strategy towards democracy promotion in the Middle East during the Clinton and Bush administrations with a particular focus on Egypt, Iraq and Kuwait. At a time of regional turmoil and political reform, the topic of democracy promotion has...

    To Be Published May 29th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Civil-Military Relations in the United States

    By Richard Kohn

    Series: Cass Military Studies

    This volume comprises the best essays of Prof. Richard Kohn focusing on civilian control of the military in American history and contemporary national security affairs. One of the oldest problems of human society has been preventing armies from overthrowing their governments. From...

    To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  10. American Intellectuals and US Strategy

    Forging the National Security Strategy during and after the Cold War

    By Paulo J.B. Ramos

    Series: Routledge Studies in US Foreign Policy

    Have academics played any role in American grand strategy? Although academics are usually seen as out-of-touch idealists working in their ivory towers they have played an important role in national security policy processes, as this book will show. By examining the relationship between academics...

    To Be Published August 29th 2015 by Routledge