Journals Higher Education



Published: 18 December 1997

210 Pages


ISBN: 9780198782117

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This text is published by OUP Higher Education Division

"Empire" by Integration

The United States and European Integration, 1945-1997

Geir Lundestad

  • Only comprehensive treatment of United States policy toward European integration
  • Perceptive and succinct account of the period
  • Geir Lundestad is a highly distinguished Cold War historian
  • 'There has been, until now, no comprehensive history of United States policy toward European integration. Geir Lundestad's is a perceptive, well-informed, and yet succinct account, certain to become the standard treatment of the subject for years to come.' John Lewis Gaddis, Robert Lovett Professor of History, Yale University
  • 'This book is not simply a first-rate survey of a very important topic of post-World War Two international history. It is also an evocative and provocative analysis of US motives and tactics regarding European integration...Lundestad has made another first-rate contribution to the literature on American foreign relations.' Melvyn P. Leffler, Professor of History, University of Virginia