Non-alignment on the Racial Frontier: Zambia and the USA, 1964–68

  title={Non-alignment on the Racial Frontier: Zambia and the USA, 1964–68},
  author={A. DeRoche},
  journal={Cold War History},
  pages={227 - 250}
  • A. DeRoche
  • Published 2007
  • Political Science
  • Cold War History
Careful examination of relations between Zambia and the USA during Lyndon Johnson's presidency, based on archival research in both nations, provides valuable insights into their often very different perspectives in the midst of the Cold War. The Johnson administration at times sympathized with Zambia but dismissed southern Africa as a low priority in the confrontation with communism, whereas Kenneth Kaunda feared for his nation's survival on the racial frontier and desperately needed help, but… Expand
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