"Smith is the author of the highly acclaimed book, America's Mission: The United States and the Worldwide Struggle for Democracy in the Twentieth Century (Princeton University Press, 1994). The book stands out as the most comprehensive historical and comparative study of successes and failures in U.S. efforts to promote democracy abroad." 
- America's Mission: The U.S. and the Global Struggle for Democracy in the 20th Century (Princeton University Press, 1994) foreword by Richard C. Leone
- Foreign Attachments: Ethnic Groups and The Making of American Foreign Policy (Harvard University Press, 2002)
Resources and articles
- Author Tony Smith to Speak on Democracy Efforts in Iraq, 2004, accessed April 14, 2010.