Henry L Stimson

Autographed photograph America Henry Lewis Stimson (September 21, 1867 - October 20, 1950) was an American statesman, lawyer and Republican Party politician and spokesman on foreign policy.

Henry L  Stimson

Autographed photograph America Henry Lewis Stimson (September 21, 1867 - October 20, 1950) was an American statesman, lawyer and Republican Party politician and spokesman on foreign policy. He twice served as Secretary of War 1911-1913 under Republican William Howard Taft and 1940-1945, under Democrat Franklin D. Roosevelt. In the latter role he was a leading hawk calling for war against Germany. During World War II he took charge of raising and training 13 million soldiers and airmen, supervised the spending of a third of the nation's GDP on the Army and the Air Forces, helped formulate military strategy, and took personal control of building and using the atomic bomb. He served as Governor-General of the Philippines. As Secretary of State (1929-1933) under Republican President Herbert Hoover he articulated the Stimson Doctrine which announced American opposition to Japanese expansion in Asia.

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Henry L. Stimson
Language: en
Pages: 222
Authors: David F. Schmitz
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

Autographed photograph America Henry Lewis Stimson (September 21, 1867 - October 20, 1950) was an American statesman, lawyer and Republican Party politician and spokesman on foreign policy. He twice served as Secretary of War 1911-1913 under Republican William Howard Taft and 1940-1945, under Democrat Franklin D. Roosevelt. In the latter
Atomic Tragedy
Language: en
Pages: 233
Authors: Sean L. Malloy
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Cornell University Press

Looks at the decision-making process and struggle of Secretary of State Henry L. Stimson as he oversaw the American nuclear weapons program during World War II and his responsibility for using the atomic bomb against Japan.
A Henry L. Stimson Center Book
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Sean L. Malloy
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 19?? - Publisher:

Books about A Henry L. Stimson Center Book
Henry L. Stimson's American Policy in Nicaragua
Language: en
Pages: 268
Authors: Henry Lewis Stimson
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1991 - Publisher: Markus Wiener Pub

FROST (Copy 1): From the John Holmes Library collection.
Henry L. Stimson and Japan, 1931-33
Language: en
Pages: 238
Authors: Armin Rappaport
Categories: Japan
Type: BOOK - Published: 1963 - Publisher: Chicago, U. of Chicago P

Diplomatic reactions of the United States and its Secretary of State to the Japanese invasion and conquest of Manchuria based on research in official papers and in private records.