Table of contents for America at the brink of empire : Rusk, Kissinger, and the Vietnam War / Lawrence W. Serewicz.

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Introduction: Republic or Empire? 1
1. Dean Rusk: Pacta Sunt Servanda 000
2. Lyndon Johnson's Flawed Statesmanship and the Near Machiavellian Moment in American
Foreign Policy 000
3. Henry Kissinger: Machiavelli's Advisor 000
4. Rusk and Kissinger: The High Priest of Principle and the Dark Prince of Power 000
5. Rusk or Kissinger: Can America Be Reconciled to the World? 000
6. Applying the Machiavellian Moment to the Presidency of George W. Bush 000
Notes 000
Bibliography 000
Index 000

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

United States -- Foreign relations -- 1961-1963.
United States -- Foreign relations -- 1963-1969.
United States -- Foreign relations -- 1969-1974.
Rusk, Dean, 1909-1994 -- Political and social views.
Kissinger, Henry, 1923- -- Political and social views.
Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975 -- Diplomatic history.
United States -- Foreign relations -- Vietnam.
Vietnam -- Foreign relations -- United States.
Imperialism -- History -- 20th century.
Intervention (International law) -- Case studies.