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Redefining the Past: Essays in Diplomatic History in Honor of William Appleman Williams

Redefining the Past: Essays in Diplomatic History in Honor of William Appleman Williams
Edited by Lloyd C. Gardner
272 pp, Oregon State University Press, 1986
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William Appleman Williams-bold, original and controversial economic determinist-has been a major influence on American historical thinking for a third of a century. The excellent essays in this volume deal either with Williams himself or with broad themes inspired by him.