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Published: 24 March 2016

240 Pages | 17 black and white images


ISBN: 9780198747796

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The Global Chancellor

Helmut Schmidt and the Reshaping of the International Order

Kristina Spohr

  • First major study in English of Schmidt's foreign policy and its intellectual roots
  • Shows Schmidt as a 'global chancellor', engaging with major world leaders such as Kissinger
  • Combines biography, economic history, and security studies
  • Contributes to current debate on the Cold War and globalization in the 1970s
  • Presents a multi-national approach, based on numerous archives in five countries, including Schmidt's own private papers