Nineteen. Theodore Roosevelt and the “Special Relationship” with France

  1. Serge Ricard
  1. David G. Haglund Ph.D.

Published Online: 24 NOV 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781444344233.ch19

A Companion to Theodore Roosevelt

A Companion to Theodore Roosevelt

How to Cite

Haglund, D. G. (2011) Theodore Roosevelt and the “Special Relationship” with France, in A Companion to Theodore Roosevelt (ed S. Ricard), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444344233.ch19

Editor Information

  1. Roosevelt Study Center, Middelburg, The Netherlands

Author Information

  1. Queen's University, Canada

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 24 NOV 2011
  2. Published Print: 16 SEP 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781444331400

Online ISBN: 9781444344233

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Keywords:

  • Theodore Roosevelt and “Special Relationship” with France;
  • “Jefferson in Paris”;
  • lofty regard, for Barack Obama in France;
  • “special relationship” close to speaking in oxymorons;
  • Franco-American “Special Relationship”;
  • America, France and global balance of power;
  • Roosevelt as “Friend of France”;
  • tribute, paid to deceased president's admirable qualities

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction: The Ironies of the Missing Street

  • What Franco-American “Special Relationship”?

  • America, France, and the Global Balance of Power

  • Roosevelt as “Friend of France”

  • Conclusion

  • References