The Foreign Policy of the Douglas-Home Government

Britain, the United States and the End of Empire

  • Andrew Holt

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Andrew Holt
    Pages 1-26
  3. Andrew Holt
    Pages 47-63
  4. Andrew Holt
    Pages 64-85
  5. Andrew Holt
    Pages 86-103
  6. Andrew Holt
    Pages 104-124
  7. Andrew Holt
    Pages 125-144
  8. Andrew Holt
    Pages 145-155
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 156-219

About this book


This book provides an important study of a short-lived government making foreign policy in the shadow of an impending general election. It considers Britain's relations with the United States, Africa, Asia and the Middle East.


Africa America Britain Caribbean Commonwealth crisis empire foreign policy Great Britain Middle East policy USA

Authors and affiliations

  • Andrew Holt
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of War StudiesKing’s College LondonUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2014
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-44902-6
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-28441-9
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