American big business in Britain and Germany : a comparative history of two "special relationships" in the 20th century /

"While America's relationship with Britain has often been deemed unique, especially during the two world wars when Germany was a common enemy, the American business sector actually had a greater affinity with Germany for most of the twentieth century. American Big Business in Britain and G...

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Main Author: Berghahn, Volker R. 1938- (Author)
Format: Book Electronic
Published: Princeton, New Jersey : Princeton University Press, [2014]
Online Access:Connect to eBook (Available to people from CARLI member institutions.)
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Table of Contents:
  • The North Atlantic Business Triangle and the constellation of 1900-1901
  • Cooperation, peaceful competition, and the specter of war, 1902-1914
  • From the outbreak of war in July 1914 to the Genoa Conference, 1922
  • The North Atlantic Triangle: economic reconstruction and collapse, 1923-1933
  • Nazi Germany, appeasement, and Anglo-American big business, 1933-1941
  • British and German business and politics under the Pax Americana, 1941-1957.