America, Russia and the Cold War: 1945-1996 / Edition 8

America, Russia and the Cold War: 1945-1996 / Edition 8

by Walter LaFeber
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0070360642

ISBN-13: 9780070360648

Pub. Date: 11/01/1996

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education

Using extensive materials from both published and private sources,this concise text focuses on U.S. /Soviet diplomacy to explain the causes and consequences of the Cold War. The thesis allows for use of anecdote and quotation to exemplify the policies.

Overview

Using extensive materials from both published and private sources,this concise text focuses on U.S. /Soviet diplomacy to explain the causes and consequences of the Cold War. The thesis allows for use of anecdote and quotation to exemplify the policies.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780070360648
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date:
11/01/1996
Series:
America in Crisis Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
408
Product dimensions:
5.39(w) x 8.31(h) x 0.98(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction: The Burden of History (to 1941)
CHAPTER 1: Open Doors, Iron Curtains (1941-1945)
CHAPTER 2: Only Two Declarations of Cold War (1946-1947)
CHAPTER 3: Two Halves of the Same Walnut (1947-1948)
CHAPTER 4: The Different World of NSC-68 (1948-1950)
CHAPTER 5: Korea: The War for Both Asia and Europe (1950-1951)
CHAPTER 6: New Issues, New Faces (1951-1953)
CHAPTER 7: A Different Cold War (1953-1955)
CHAPTER 8: East and West of Suez (1954-1957)
CHAPTER 9: New Frontiers and Old Dilemmas (1957-1962)
CHAPTER 10: Southeast Asia-and Elsewhere (1962-1966)
CHAPTER 11: A New Containment: The Rise and Fall of Detente (1966-1976)
CHAPTER 12: From Cold War to Old War: Reagan and Gorbachev (1977-1989)
CHAPTER 13: A New World Order? (1989-
Bibliography for Additional Reading
Index
About the Author

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