St. Louis & empire : 250 years of imperial quest & urban crisis

@inproceedings{Berger2015StL,
  title={St. Louis & empire : 250 years of imperial quest & urban crisis},
  author={Henry Weinberg Berger},
  year={2015}
}
At first glance, St. Louis, Missouri, seems to have little to do with foreign relations, a field ostensibly conducted on a nation-state level. However, St. Louis, despite its status as an inland river city frequently relegated to the backwaters of national significance, has stood at the crossroads of internai??tional matters for much of its history. From its eighteenth-century French fur trade origins to postuCold War busii??ness dealings with Latin America and Asia, the city has never… CONTINUE READING

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