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The Embassy in Grosvenor Square

American Ambassadors to the United Kingdom, 1938–2008

  • Alison R. Holmes
  • J. Simon Rofe

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Introduction

    1. Alison R. Holmes, J. Simon Rofe
      Pages 1-18
  3. The Wartime Ambassadors, 1938–1946

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 19-22
    2. J. Simon Rofe
      Pages 23-48
    3. David Mayers
      Pages 49-63
    4. Martin H. Folly
      Pages 64-84
  4. The Cold War Ambassadors, 1947–1961

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 85-88
    2. Jonathan Colman
      Pages 89-102
    3. Jonathan Colman
      Pages 103-116
    4. Andrew Boxer
      Pages 117-134
    5. Thomas C. Mills
      Pages 135-148
  5. The Cold War Ambassadors, 1961–1981

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 149-151
    2. John W. Young
      Pages 153-170
    3. James Cameron
      Pages 171-188
  6. The Cold War Closers, 1981–2001

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 215-218
    2. Paul Trickett
      Pages 219-237
    3. Paul Trickett
      Pages 238-256
    4. Nicholas J. Cull
      Pages 257-269
  7. The Post-Cold War Ambassadors, 1991–2001

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 271-274
    2. Alison R. Holmes
      Pages 275-301
    3. John Dumbrell
      Pages 302-315
  8. The Post-9/11 Ambassadors, 2001–2008

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 317-323
    2. Alison R. Holmes
      Pages 325-347
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 348-360

About this book

Introduction

Covering the period 1938 to 2008, The Embassy in Grosvenor Square explores the role of the embassy in the Anglo-American 'special relationship', both in terms of transatlantic affairs and issues of international relations.

Keywords

Anglo-American Cold War Kennedy, John F. kingdom

Authors and affiliations

  • Alison R. Holmes
    • 1
  • J. Simon Rofe
    • 2
  1. 1.Humboldt State UniversityUSA
  2. 2.Centre for International Studies and Diplomacy, SOASUniversity of LondonUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137295576
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2012
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-32777-5
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-29557-6
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