In This Review
Dream and Reality: Aspects of American Foreign Policy

Dream and Reality: Aspects of American Foreign Policy

By Louis J. Halle

Harper, 1959, 327 pp.

In these reflections on the history and quality of American foreign policy Mr. Halle is chiefly concerned with certain themes where aspiration and reality have notably failed to correspond: the hope for isolation from the world's troubles, the dislike of "balance of power," the advocacy of the "open door."