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Beisner, Robert L.

Overview
Works: 18 works in 122 publications in 1 language and 6,100 library holdings
Genres: History  Biographies  Bibliography  Reference works  Academic theses 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: E713, 327.73
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Most widely held works by Robert L Beisner
Dean Acheson : a life in the Cold War by Robert L Beisner( )

29 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 2,758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dean Acheson was one of the most influential Secretaries of State in U.S. history, presiding over American foreign policy during a pivotal era--the decade after World War II when the American Century slipped into high gear. During his vastly influential career, Acheson spearheaded the greatest foreign policy achievements in modern times, ranging from the Marshall Plan to the establishment of NATO. In this acclaimed biography, Robert L. Beisner paints an indelible portrait of one of the key figures of the last half-century. In a book filled with insight based on research in government archives
Twelve against empire; the anti-imperialists, 1898-1900 by Robert L Beisner( Book )

34 editions published between 1968 and 1992 in English and held by 1,583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the old diplomacy to the new, 1865-1900 by Robert L Beisner( Book )

18 editions published between 1975 and 1992 in English and held by 765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American foreign relations since 1600 : a guide to the literature by Robert L Beisner( Book )

21 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this book, a team of distinguished historians has culled the most important published and unpublished works in U.S. diplomatic literature and thoroughly annotated them. The work comprehensively covers five centuries, from America's colonial era to the end of the 20th century, with half the entries on works published since the first edition and nearly half on post-World War II subjects
Arms at rest : Peacemaking and peacekeeping in American history( Book )

5 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anti-imperialism and the Spanish-American War by Robert L Beisner( Recording )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Author describes the reaction to the Spanish-American War of the anti-imperialists, who opposed U.S. acquisition of a colonial empire
1898 and 1968 : the anti-imperialists and the doves by Robert L Beisner( )

2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the old diplomacy to the new : 1850-1900 by Robert L Beisner( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Congressional colloquy on the "October Surprise," panel two : Morton Halperin, Tom Blanton, Robert L. Beisner, Marcus Raskin( Recording )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Congressional Conference examining the legitimacy of the 1980 presidential election specifically, whether unauthorized foreign policy and covert operations were implement to manipulate the election. Content: Panel discussion: How could it happen? If it did, what does it mean? What should be done? Recorded: Dirksen Senate Office Building Auditorium."
American foreign relations since 1600 : a guide to the literature( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The anti-imperialist impulse the Mugwumps and the Republicans, 1898-1900 by Robert L Beisner( Book )

2 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New York politics and the campaign for Jackson, 1825-1828 by Robert L Beisner( )

1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dean Acheson A Life in the Cold War by Robert L Beisner( Recording )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Dean Acheson was one of the most influential Secretaries of State in U.S. history, presiding over American foreign policy during the pivotal decade after World War II. During his vastly influential career, Acheson spearheaded the greatest foreign policy achievements in modern times, ranging from the Marshall Plan to the establishment of NATO. In [this book, the author] illuminates Acheson's policy-making, describing how he led the State Department and managed his relationship with Truman. The book examines Acheson's major triumphs, including the highly underrated achievement of converting West Germany and Japan from mortal enemies to prized allies, and does not shy away from examining his missteps. But underlying all his actions, [the author] shows, was a tough-minded determination to outmatch the strength of the Soviet bloc - indeed, to defeat the Soviet Union at every turn
Brooks Adams and Charles Francis Adams, Jr.: historians of Massachusetts by Robert L Beisner( Book )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

American Foreign Relations since 1600 by Robert L Beisner( )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A thorough update of the standard bibliography of American Foreign relations literature from colonial times to the present day. Born of revolution but destined for empire. A nation of immigrants isolated by two great oceans. America's relations with the rest of the world have always been complex and contradictory, a fact exhaustively chronicled by historians. This thorough one volume bibliography surveys the vast historiography of 400 years of American foreign relations. America has formed alliances, exchanged diplomats, traded goods and services, and fought wars with nations on every continen
Twelve against empire : the anti-imperialists, 1898-1900 ; with a new pref. by Robert L Beisner( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Gloom, Gloom, Gloom and Scarce One Ray of Light : Ruminations of E.L. Godkin and Charles Eliot Norton by Robert L Beisner( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

For more than thirty years, E.L. Godkin and Charles Eliot Norton got together to exchange their gloomy views on the state of the nation. They sustained and fed each other's pessimism, sorely disappointed that American morality had declined precipitately since the early days of the republic
"Commune in East Aurora." by Robert L Beisner( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Nonconformist Elbert Hubbard wore hippie-length hair and ran his publishing business like an artists' colony - yet American businessmen worshipped his words
 
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Dean Acheson : a life in the Cold War
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From the old diplomacy to the new, 1865-1900American foreign relations since 1600 : a guide to the literatureArms at rest : Peacemaking and peacekeeping in American historyFrom the old diplomacy to the new : 1850-1900American foreign relations since 1600 : a guide to the literature
Alternative Names
Beisner, Robert

Robert L. Beisner Beisner, Robert L.

Languages
English (121)