Transatlantic relations in the Johnson and Nixon eras: The crisis that didn’t happen — and what it suggests about the one that did

  title={Transatlantic relations in the Johnson and Nixon eras: The crisis that didn’t happen — and what it suggests about the one that did},
  author={N. Piers Ludlow},
  journal={Journal of Transatlantic Studies},
  • N. Ludlow
  • Published 16 March 2010
  • History
  • Journal of Transatlantic Studies
Many believed that the latter half of the 1960s would be a difficult time for NATO. Europe’s recovery, détente, and Washington’s preoccupation with other regions of the world, could all have endangered the alliance. Recent archival releases confirm that several of the trends that were to cause transatlantic tension during the Nixon era were already apparent during the previous administration. Yet recent historiography has emphasised the lack of a transatlantic crisis during the Johnson years… 
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