New PDF release: A Companion to Gerald R. Ford and Jimmy Carter

By Scott Kaufman

ISBN-10: 1444349945

ISBN-13: 9781444349948

With 30 historiographical essays by means of verified and emerging students, this Companion is a complete photograph of the presidencies and legacies of Gerald Ford and Jimmy Carter.

  • Examines vital nationwide and foreign occasions in the course of the Seventies, in addition to presidential projects, crises, and legislation
  • Discusses the biography of every guy earlier than coming into the White residence, his legacy and paintings after leaving workplace, and the lives of Betty Ford, Rosalynn Carter, and their families
  • Covers key topics and concerns, together with Watergate and the pardon of Richard Nixon, the Vietnam conflict, neoconservatism and the increase of the hot correct, and the Iran hostage crisis
  • Incorporates presidential, diplomatic, army, fiscal, social, and cultural history
  • Uses the newest examine and newly published records from the 2 Presidential Libraries and the country Department

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When Washington learned Moscow had begun to mobilize its armed forces in an apparent attempt to support its Arab allies, Nixon put the US military on alert, while Kissinger—whom Nixon in September 1973 had also appointed secretary of state—pressured Israel to halt its offensive. His hope was to use those pacts as part of a step-by-step process that would create a broader formula for peace in that volatile region of the world. Scholars differ in their assessments of the Nixon–Kissinger approach to Middle East politics.

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