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By Louis P. Cassimatis

ISBN-10: 0873383575

ISBN-13: 9780873383578

The diplomatic family among Greece and the us within the interwar interval have got scant realization from historians, essentially a result of non-political and non-military function of the U.S. in that a part of the realm sooner than the second one global battle. the yankee presence in Greece after 1917, notwithstanding, will be basic to the social and financial improvement of the Greek state, whereas American effect could ultimately permeate all degrees of Greek society. Dr. Cassimatis deals the 1st, full-length account of this formative interval within the background of Greek-American international relations. the problems isolating the governments of the U.S. and Greece within the Twenties have been at the same time self-contained and overseas in scope. For Greece, they have been self-contained simply because they concerned strategies to family difficulties affecting the welfareindeed, the survivalof the Greek country. across the world, they have been interconnected simply because efforts to lead to their solution contributed to an American entanglement within the Near-East rules of significant Britain, France and Italy. therefore, American loans, advertisement aggrandizement, the inroads of yankee capital, philanthropy, and cultural kin have been yet elements of a bigger diplomatic surroundings during which the pursuits of the USA got here into clash with the pursuits of the Western eu powers.

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