This work is concerned with the diplomatic history of the United States since the first settlers set foot on the shores of the continent. It is a handbook to serve a general public interested in American diplomacy as well as students engaged in course work in that area.

chapter 1|18 pages

Rebellion and War 1686-1815

chapter 2|14 pages

Isolation and Expansion 1816-1865

chapter 3|22 pages

Imperialisn and Involvement 1866-1914

chapter 4|22 pages

War and Peace 1915-1941

chapter 5|33 pages

Globalism and Tragedy 1942-1961

chapter 6|37 pages

Confrontation and Accommodation 1961-1990