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Harry S. Truman And the Cold War Revisionists

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Published by University of Missouri Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history: postwar, from c 1945 -,
  • Biography: historical,
  • Political leaders & leadership,
  • United States - 20th Century (1945 to 2000),
  • History: American,
  • Foreign relations,
  • History,
  • History - U.S,
  • United States - 20th Century,
  • USA,
  • Military - Other,
  • Cold War,
  • 1945-1953,
  • 20th century,
  • Political culture,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages142
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8166499M
    ISBN 100826216536
    ISBN 109780826216533


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Ferrell. Ferrell argues that the revisionists who attacked Truman understood neither the times nor the man—one of the most clearheaded, farsighted presidents ever to occupy the Oval Office.

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The Amazon Book Review Author interviews, book reviews, editors' picks, and more. Read it now Cited by: 2. Robert H. Ferrell’s Harry S. Truman and the Cold War Revisionists is a refutative work in which Ferrell evaluates the success of Truman’s presidency against revisionist critique.

Contrary to the charges of the Cold War revisionists, Ferrell states that Harry S. Truman led an effective administration that made significant contributions to American foreign policy during the Cold : Angrybaby. Harry S. Truman and the Cold War Revisionists shows us that Truman's was indeed a remarkable presidency, as it cautions historians against too quickly appraising the very recent past.

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The idea of revising what is known of the past constitutes an essential procedure in historical scholarship, but revisionists are often hasty and argumentative in their judgments.

Such, argues Robert H. Ferrell, has been the case with assessments of the presidency of Harry S. Truman, who was targeted by historians and political scientists in the s and ’70s for numerous failings in both. Get this from a library. Harry S. Truman and the Cold War revisionists. [Robert H Ferrell] -- "Ferrell argues Harry S.

Truman And the Cold War Revisionists book revisionists are often hasty and argumentative in their judgments, understanding neither the times nor the players. These essays challenge the revisionists' perception of.

Harry S. Truman and the Cold War Revisionists by Robert H. Ferrell Book Resume: The idea of revising what is known of the past constitutes an essential procedure in historical scholarship, but revisionists are often hasty and argumentative in their judgments.

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Click Download or Read Online button to HARRY S TRUMAN AND THE COLD WAR REVISIONISTS book. Ferrell argues that the revisionists who attacked Truman understood neither the times nor the man—one of the most clearheaded, farsighted presidents ever to occupy the Oval Office.

Harry S. Truman and the Cold War Revisionists shows us that Truman's was indeed a remarkable presidency, as it cautions historians against too quickly appraising. Reference and historiography. Kirkendall, Richard S. Harry S. Truman Encyclopedia () Margolies, Daniel S., ed.

A Companion to Harry S. -Blackwell. ISBN pp; 27 essays by scholars focusing on historiography; Kirkendall, Richard S. Harry's Farewell: Interpreting and Teaching the Truman Presidency () essays by scholars.

Robert Hugh Ferrell (May 8, – August 8, ) was an American historian and a prolific author or editor of more than 60 books on a wide range of topics, including the U.S. presidency, World War I, and U.S. foreign policy and of the country's leading historians, Ferrell was widely considered the preeminent authority on the administration of Harry S.

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Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Harry S. Truman: A : Robert H. Ferrell. Ferrell argues that the revisionists who attacked Truman understood neither the times nor the man - one of the most clearheaded, farsighted presidents ever to occupy the Oval Office.

"Harry S. Truman and the Cold War Revisionists" shows us that Truman's was indeed a remarkable presidency, as it cautions historians against too quickly appraising. A collection of Robert Ferrell's reflections on the Truman administration published from toit takes its name from an initial chapter on Cold War revisionists, then segues to chapters on the nuclear bomb, the early Cold War, Korea, and the historiography on Harry S.

: Alonzo L. Hamby. The Speeches of President Harry S. Truman, is an extensive compilation of the most important speeches and addresses delivered by the 33rd President of the United States of America.

Included in this publication are the full texts of just under twenty key speeches which include political addresses, and important world war two related : Harry Truman and the Cold War Revisionists Robert H.

Ferrell A book covering the subject of historical revisionism, how it is being applied to Harry Truman's presidency, and how, in the author's opinion, it is being done incorrectly. Book idea came from browsing Amazon.

At the Marriott Library: Marriott Library LVL 2 (EF47 ). But no recent book has stirred up the world of Truman devotees and cold war scholars quite like Arnold A.

Offner's ''Another Such Peace: President Author: Christopher Shea. With contributions from the most accomplished scholars in the field, this fascinating companion to one of America's pivotal presidents assesses Harry S.

Truman as a historical figure, politician, president and strategist. Assembles many of the top historians in their fields who assess critical aspects of the Truman presidency Provides new approaches to the historiography of Truman and his.

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Historians have struggled to agree on the origins of the Cold War and Harry Truman’s part in it, dividing themselves into orthodox, revisionist, and realist camps.

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Truman, whose presidency included momentous events from the atomic bombing of Japan to the outbreak of the Cold War and the Korean War, told by America’s beloved and distinguished historian. In his book entitled Harry S. Truman and the Cold War Revisionists, Robert Ferrell, one of the main biographers of Truman, castigates the group of historians known as the revisionists who have undertaken to disparage the foreign policy of the thirty-third American president since the s.

Among them were Gar Alperovitz, Barton Bernstein and Author: Bernard Lemelin. The Cold War was a period of geopolitical tension between the Soviet Union and the United States and their respective allies, the Eastern Bloc and the Western Bloc, after World War period is generally considered to span the Truman Doctrine to the dissolution of the Soviet term "cold" is used because there was no large-scale fighting directly between the two.

Hamby's approach exemplifies a new anti‐revisionist trend in the writing of recent American history. The revisionists—Hamby calls them “New Left historians”—argue that Truman created.

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Post-Revisionists argue that the United States and the Soviet Union share responsibility for the Cold War. Historian Martin McCauley argued that the clash between the two was inevitable as it was a clash between "two competing systems".

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At the start of the twenty-first century, President Harry S. Truman's reputation stands high. This is especially true regarding his stewardship of foreign policy although, ironically, he entered.

For the Left revisionists, U.S. policy during the s, particularly the Vietnam War, combined with research into recently accessible primary sources, shaped their conclusions about the origins of the Cold War. In contrast, Vietnam revisionists responded to the anticommunist analyses underpinning the debate over the Vietnam War and to Left.

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In addition to the books under review, Theoharis's, publications include “The Threat to Civil Liberties,” in Cold War Critics, ed. Paterson, T. G., pp. – “The Rhetoric of Politics: Foreign Policy, Internal Security, and Domestic Politics in the Truman Era, –,” and “The Escalation of the Loyalty Program,” in Cited by: 6.Inhe edited a book of Truman’s writings, “The Autobiography of Harry S.

Truman." Four years later he wrote “Harry S. Truman and the Cold War Revisionists,” a series of essays about his postwar foreign policy. His final book, about an all-black Army regiment in World War I, was published in