Armstrong, Hamilton Fish

Armstrong, Hamilton Fish

(1893–1973) editor, author; born in New York City. He served in the U.S. Army in World War I and became first the managing editor (1922–28) and then the editor (1928–72) of Foreign Affairs. He wrote Europe Between Two Wars (1934) and The Calculated Risk (1947). He often served as a foreign policy advisor to the federal government.
The Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography, by John S. Bowman. Copyright © Cambridge University Press 1995. Reproduced with permission.