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Published: 28 July 2016

344 Pages | 24 illus.


ISBN: 9780190268688

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Choosing War

Presidential Decisions in the Maine, Lusitania, and Panay Incidents

Douglas C. Peifer

  • Provides the only comparative analysis of presidential crisis decision making and naval incidents
  • Adopts a multidisciplinary approach to bridge the divide between diplomatic/military historians and international relations/security studies scholars
  • Uses historical case studies to generate questions appropriate to both historical and contemporary naval incidents