By John Dumbrell,Axel Schäfer

This precise quantity bargains an unique number of essays at the topic of America’s ‘special relationships’. It interrogates in an unique and provocative demeanour the particular personality of America’s interactions with an array of allies and consumers, either foreign and family.

The essays range of their concentration; a few are essentially historic, a few are extra modern. All think about the standard of ‘specialness’ within the context of America’s dating with specific international locations, together with the uk, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Holland, Russia, Iran and Israel. the gathering additionally matters the connection among the yank nation and key ‘special’ international coverage pursuits, significantly ethnic lobbies and spiritual teams.

Bringing jointly a variety of specialists, this well timed assortment presents a worthwhile addition to the debates surrounding US overseas coverage, and may be of significant curiosity to scholars and students of yankee politics, American historical past and diplomacy.


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