In This Review

The United States in World Affairs, 1953
The United States in World Affairs, 1953
By Richard P. Stebbins, with the Assistance of Grant S. Mcclell
Harper (for the Council on Foreign Relations), 1955, 512 pp.

The latest volume of this important annual survey offers a synoptic view of United States foreign relations in the first year of the Eisenhower Administration, with emphasis on the new perspectives opened by the death of Stalin, the ending of the Korean War and the Soviet development of a thermonuclear weapon.