In This Review

The Federal Republic of Germany and the United States
The Federal Republic of Germany and the United States
Edited by James A. Cooney, Gordon A. Craig, Hans-Peter Schwa
Westview Press, 1984, 253 pp

Popular attention to the troublespot of the moment-whether Iran, El Salvador or Lebanon-tends in the United States to obscure the importance of relations with major allies. Thus, this excellent symposium by American and German scholars and officials is most welcome. The essays combine a sense of history with incisive comments and ample data on current problems.