Allies at Odds: America, Europe, and Vietnam, 1961–1968 by Eugenie M. Blang

By Eugenie M. Blang

Allies at Odds examines America's Vietnam coverage from 1961 to 1968 in a global context via targeting the USA' dating with its eu companions France, West Germany, and nice Britain. the eu reaction to America's Vietnam coverage offers a framework to evaluate this crucial bankruptcy in fresh American heritage in the wider viewpoint of diplomacy. both major, the respective methods to the "Vietnam query" by means of the Europeans and americans display the continued problem for geographical regions of transcending narrowly outlined state-centered regulations for a world point of view pursuant of universal objectives one of the trans-Atlantic allies. Blang explores the failure of France, West Germany, and nice Britain to noticeably impact American policy-making.

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