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  • Author:
    Robert C. Hilderbrand
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    The University of North Carolina Press; First Edition edition (January 1, 1990)
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Hilderbrand explains why, with the Second World War moving toward an Allied victory in the summer of 1944, the United States, Great Britain, the Soviet Union, and China began to give greater priority to protecting their own sovereignty than to preventing another global conflict.

An impeccable history of the Dumbarton Oaks Conference, making full use of published documents and manuscript collections from the . A needed, useful, and important contribution to our understanding of World War II diplomacy and the history of international organization. Mark A. Stoler, author of "Allies and Adversaries").

Robert C. Hilderbrand. Mistakes and Myths: The Allies, Germany, and the Versailles Treaty, 1918–1921. Defenestration as Ritual Punishment: Windows, Power, and Political Culture in Early Modern Europe. An Identity of Opinion: Historians and July 1914. Williamson Jr. et al. Sociology and Colonialism in the British and French Empires, 1945–1965. 1427 East 60th Street, Chicago, IL 60637.

Dumbarton Oaks also was situated at the heights of Georgetown, one of the coolest locations in Washington .

Dumbarton Oaks also was situated at the heights of Georgetown, one of the coolest locations in Washington, . a major consideration given the hot and humid summer weather and the rarity of air conditioning at the time.

The Dumbarton Oaks Conference or, more formally, the Washington Conversations on International Peace and Security Organization was an international conference at which the United Nations was formulated and negotiated among international leaders. The conference was held at Dumbarton Oaks, in Washington, . from August 21, 1944, to October 7, 1944

by Robert C. Hilderbrand explains why, with the Second World War moving toward an Allied victory in the summer of 1944, the United States, Great Britain, the Soviet Union, and China began to give greater priority to protecting their own sovereignty than to preventing another global conflict.

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Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1990. Hinsley, F. H. Power and the Pursuit of Peace: Theory and Practice in the History of Relations Between States. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 1963. Hixson, Walter L. The Myth of American Diplomacy: National Identity and . New Haven: Yale University Press, 2008.

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At Dumbarton Oaks, therefore, they essentially turned away from the organization of a forceful and active United Nations, creating a world body that created only the illusion of a powerful peacekeeping agency. Longleaf Services on Behalf of Univ of N. Carolina. Robert C Hilderbrand.

By Robert C. At Dumbarton Oaks, therefore, they essentially turned away from the organization of a forceful and active United Nations, creating a world body that created only the illusion of a powerful peacekeeping agency.

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Hilderbrand explains why, with the Second World War moving toward an Allied victory in the summer of 1944, the United States, Great Britain, the Soviet Union, and China began to give greater priority to protecting their own sovereignty than to preventing another global conflict. At Dumbarton Oaks, therefore, they essentially turned away from the organization of a forceful and active United Nations, creating a world body that created only the illusion of a powerful peacekeeping agency.