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American appeasement

Arnold A. Offner

American appeasement

United States foreign policy and Germany, 1933-1938.

by Arnold A. Offner

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Published by Belknap Press of Harvard University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Germany
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- Foreign relations -- Germany.,
    • Germany -- Foreign relations -- United States.,
    • United States -- Foreign relations -- 1933-1945.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE183.8.G3 O35
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 328 p.
      Number of Pages328
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5682348M
      LC Control Number69013767

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      Book Description: Since the s, appeasement has been labeled as a futile and possibly dangerous policy. In this landmark study, Stephen Rock seeks to restore appeasement to its proper place as a legitimate--and potentially successful--diplomatic strategy. Appeasement was discredited by Neville Chamberlain's disastrous attempt to satisfy.   Daniel Larison is a senior editor at TAC, where he also keeps a solo has been published in the New York Times Book Review, Dallas Morning News, .


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British and French appeasement, Soviet collaboration, and American isolation had together convinced Hitler and his Axis allies that the victors of World War I were more eager to grant concessions.

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American Appeasement. United States Foreign Policy and Germany, Harvard University Press. Pages: 18– ISBN (Online): Appeasement in an international context is a diplomatic policy of making political or material concessions to an aggressive power in order to avoid conflict.

The term is most often applied to the foreign policy of the UK Governments of Prime Ministers Ramsay MacDonald, Stanley Baldwin and most notably Neville Chamberlain towards Nazi Germany and Fascist Italy between –   Appeasement can be told as a story about how the western allies sought to respond through concession to a series of territorial claims and grabs (Manchuria, Ethiopia, Austria, Czechoslovakia) by.

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Ultimately, they were successful. Wallace lost the vice-presidential nomination at the Democratic National Convention to Harry S Truman.