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America’s Germany

John J. McCloy and the Federal Republic of Germany

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$65.00 • £54.95 • €60.00

ISBN 9780674432994

Publication Date: 02/01/1991

404 pages



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  • Preface
  • 1. The Making of a High Commissioner
  • 2. Changing of the Guard
  • 3. Avoiding the Fate of Weimar: The Petersburg Protocols
  • 4. Monnet and the Schuman Plan
  • 5. The Dilemmas of Rearmament
  • 6. Dealing with the Past: Moral Integration
  • 7. Ties That Bind: Economic Integration
  • 8. The Skeleton Key: Military Integration
  • 9. How Free Should the Germans Be? Political Integration
  • 10. The New Look: Eisenhower and Dulles, 1953–1955
  • Conclusions: European Unity, Dual Containment, and the American “Empire”
  • Abbreviations
  • Selected Bibliography
  • Notes
  • Index

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