America and the Americas : the United States in the Western Hemisphere / Lester D. Langley

Author(s): Langley, Lester D
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Subjects: Latin America--Relations--United States
United States--Relations--Latin America
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Edition: 2nd ed
Published: Athens : University of Georgia Press, c2010
Series: The United States and the Americas
United States and the Americas
LC Classification: F
Physical Description: xxiv, 349 p. : map ; 23 cm
Table of Contents: Prelude. The birth of the second America 1
1. The Revolutionary age 7
2. Manifest Destiny 38
3. The imperial design 75
4. Pax Americana 104
5. A hemisphere at war 141
6. The Cold War 174
7. Years of uncertainty 211
8. The defiant hemisphere 247
Epilogue 281
Notes 297
Bibliographical essay 327
Index 337
Notes: LCCN: 2009032868
ISBN: 9780820328881 (hardcover)
ISBN: 082032888X (hardcover)
ISBN: 9780820328898 (pbk.)
ISBN: 0820328898 (pbk.)
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents: Introduction to the second edition -- Prelude : the birth of the second America -- The revolutionary age -- Manifest destiny -- The imperial design -- Pax americana -- A hemisphere at war -- The Cold War -- Years of uncertainty -- The defiant hemisphere -- Epilogue
OCLC Number: 429816956
ISBN/ISSN: 9780820328881
082032888X
9780820328898
0820328898