Betting on the Africans

John F. Kennedy's Courting of African Nationalist Leaders
Author(s): 
Muehlenbeck, Philip E.
ISBN: 
9780199380718
Date published: 
May 2014
Paperback
Price: 
£18.99

Betting on the Africans is a study of John F. Kennedy's strategy for improving U.S.-African relations through the use of personal diplomacy to court African nationalist leaders and the ramifications that policy had for U.S. relations with its more traditional allies.