December 2015

Newly Digitized- 18 FRUS Volumes Covering 1945-1974

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The Department of State today announces the release of newly digitized versions of eighteen volumes from the Foreign Relations of the United States series, the official documentary record of U.S. foreign relations. These volumes cover events that took place between 1945 and 1974 and were originally published in print between 1967 and 2011:

Foreign Relations of the United States Diplomatic Papers, 1945

Fredrik Logevall

Fredrik Logevall is the Laurence D. Belfer Professor of International Affairs at the Harvard Kennedy School and Professor of History. He is the author or editor of nine books, including, most recently, Embers of War: The Fall of an Empire and the Making of America¹s Vietnam (Random House, 2012), which won the 2013 Pulitzer Prize for History, the Francis Parkman Prize, and the American Library in Paris Book Award; A People and a Nation: A History of the United States, 9th ed.

Tim Borstelmann

Thomas (“Tim”) Borstelmann has been the Elwood N. and Katherine Thompson Distinguished Professor of Modern World History at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln since 2003.  He spent the previous twelve years as a member of the History Department at Cornell University. A native of North Carolina, Borstelmann graduated from the Phillips Exeter Academy and holds a B.A. (1986) from Stanford University and an M.A. (1986) and Ph.D.