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The Resource The battle of Bretton Woods : John Maynard Keynes, Harry Dexter White, and the making of a new world order, Benn Steil

The battle of Bretton Woods : John Maynard Keynes, Harry Dexter White, and the making of a new world order, Benn Steil

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The battle of Bretton Woods : John Maynard Keynes, Harry Dexter White, and the making of a new world order
Title
The battle of Bretton Woods
Title remainder
John Maynard Keynes, Harry Dexter White, and the making of a new world order
Statement of responsibility
Benn Steil
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Recounts the events of the Bretton Woods accords, presents portaits of the two men at the center of the drama, and reveals Harry White's admiration for Soviet economic planning and communications with intelligence officers
Writing style
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10173819
Cataloging source
DLC
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Steil, Benn
Dewey number
339.5/3
Index
index present
LC call number
HG255
LC item number
.S837 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Monetary policy
  • International finance
  • United Nations Monetary and Financial Conference
  • Keynes, John Maynard
  • White, Harry Dexter
Target audience
adult
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John Maynard Keynes, Harry Dexter White, and the making of a new world order
Label
The battle of Bretton Woods : John Maynard Keynes, Harry Dexter White, and the making of a new world order, Benn Steil
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Council on Foreign Relations Book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [407]-426) and index
Contents
Introduction -- The world comes to the White Mountains -- The improbable rise of Harry White -- Maynard Keynes and the monetary menace -- "The most unsordid act" -- The best-laid plans of White and Keynes -- Whitewash -- History is made -- Begging like Fala -- Out with the old order, in with the new -- Epilogue
Control code
2012035709
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 449 p.
Isbn
9780691149097
Lccn
2012035709
Other physical details
ill.
Label
The battle of Bretton Woods : John Maynard Keynes, Harry Dexter White, and the making of a new world order, Benn Steil
Publication
Note
"A Council on Foreign Relations Book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [407]-426) and index
Contents
Introduction -- The world comes to the White Mountains -- The improbable rise of Harry White -- Maynard Keynes and the monetary menace -- "The most unsordid act" -- The best-laid plans of White and Keynes -- Whitewash -- History is made -- Begging like Fala -- Out with the old order, in with the new -- Epilogue
Control code
2012035709
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 449 p.
Isbn
9780691149097
Lccn
2012035709
Other physical details
ill.

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