Foreign Affairs & Policy

More than 200 years ago, the first Presidential cabinet department, the Department of Foreign Affairs, was established by the Congress. Later, the name was changed to the Department of State. To highlight the work of the U.S. Department of State and other Federal agencies in the area of international affairs, the U.S. Government Printing Office offers for sale a special collection of publications designed for those interested in finding success in the inter-governmental relations and foreign policy.

Best Selling Foreign Affairs & Policy Publications

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European Missile Defense and Russia

European Missile Defense and Russia

By: Defense Sept., Army, Strategic Studies Institute; and Army War College

GPO Stock # 008-000-01109-5 ISBN: 9781584876359

This monograph examines the history of missile defense and the current dialog from a Russian perspective, in order to explain the root causes of Russian alarm. Specific recommendations for managing the Russia relationship in the context of...

Price: $11.00

Foreign Relations of the United States, 1969-1976, Volume XXXVIII, Part 2, Organization and Management of Foreign Policy, Public Diplomacy, 1973-1976

By: State Dept., Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Historian

GPO Stock # 044-000-02668-6 ISBN: 9780160926419

The Foreign Relations of the United States series presents the official documentary historical record of major foreign policy decisions and significant diplomatic activity of the United States Government. The Historian of the Department of State...

Price: $76.00
Moving Beyond Pretense: Nuclear Power and Nonproliferation

Moving Beyond Pretense: Nuclear Power and Nonproliferation

By: Defense Dept., U.S. Army War College, Strategic Studies Institute

GPO Stock # 008-000-01098-6 ISBN: 9781584876205

The U.S. President and nearly all his critics agree that the spread of nuclear weapons and the possibility of their seizure and potential use is the greatest danger facing the United States and the world. Looking at the way government and...

Price: $47.00
Counterterrorism 2015 Calendar

Counterterrorism 2015 Calendar

By: Office of the Director of National Intelligence, National Counterterrorism Center

GPO Stock # 041-015-00317-8 ISBN: 9780160926310

Full-color, spiral-bound, 2015 edition of a 160-page daily desk calendar from the National Counterterrorism Center (NCTC). This edition, like others since the Calendar was first published in daily planner format in 2003, contains many features...

Price: $20.00
Russia\'s Counterinsurgency in North Caucasus: Performance and Consequences

Russia\'s Counterinsurgency in North Caucasus: Performance and Consequences: The Strategic Threat of Religious Extremism and Moscow\'s Response

By: Defense Dept., Army, Army War College, Strategic Studies Institute

GPO Stock # 008-000-01083-8 ISBN: 9781584876069

The North Caucasus region has been a source of instability for the past several centuries. Most recently, Chechen aspirations to achieve full independence after the break-up of the Soviet Union led to two disastrous wars.

While the active...

Price: $16.00
Women on the Frontlines of Peace and Security

Women on the Frontlines of Peace and Security

By: Defense Dept., National Defense University

GPO Stock # 008-046-00285-1 ISBN: 9780160925559

Women on the Frontlines of Peace and Security advances the critical dialogue on the importance of women in international peace and security. Points out the importance of women in building and keeping peace. Brings together diverse voices...

Price: $42.00
Congressional-Executive Commission on China Annual Report, 2014

Congressional-Executive Commission on China Annual Report, 2014

By: Congressional Executive Commission on China

GPO Stock # 052-071-01570-1 ISBN: 9780160925573

As this report shows, Xi Jinping and his administration continue to adhere to the authoritarian model of his predecessors, one whose core tenets are unchallenged leadership of the Party and extensive efforts
to suppress perceived threats...

Price: $33.00

Foreign Relations of the United States, 1969-1976, Volume XXXV, National Security Policy, 1973-1976

By: State Dept., Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Historian

GPO Stock # 044-000-02655-4 ISBN: 9780160917189

This volume documents the Nixon and Ford administrations’ formulation and implementation of national security policy primarily vis-a`-vis the Soviet Union and, to a lesser extent, the People’s Republic of China. It also documents intelligence and...

Price: $79.00

Civil Affairs: Soldiers Become Governors 2014 Reprint (Hardcover)

By: Defense Dept., Army, Center of MilIary History

GPO Stock # 008-029-00572-7 ISBN: 9780160925115

A documentary history with brief narrative introductions illustrating the evolution of civil affairs policy and practice in the Mediterranean and European theaters.
Most important of all, in World War II soldiers became governors in a much...

Price: $83.00

Foreign Relations of the United States, 1977-1980, V. XXI, Cyprus, Turkey, Greece

By: State Dept., Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Historian

GPO Stock # 044-000-02663-5 ISBN: 9780160923050

This volume is part of a Foreign Relations subseries that documents the most important foreign policy issues of the Jimmy Carter administration. The focus of this volume is on U.S. policy towards the Eastern Mediterranean region. The...

Price: $65.00
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