The Columbia Guide to the Cold War / Edition 1

The Columbia Guide to the Cold War / Edition 1

by Michael Kort
     
 

This reference contains narrative essays on key events and issues, and also features an A-to-Z encyclopedia, a concise chronology, and an annotated resource section listing books, articles, films, novels, web sites, and CD-ROMs on Cold War themes.

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Overview

This reference contains narrative essays on key events and issues, and also features an A-to-Z encyclopedia, a concise chronology, and an annotated resource section listing books, articles, films, novels, web sites, and CD-ROMs on Cold War themes.

Columbia University Press

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780231107730
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
Publication date:
03/01/2001
Series:
Columbia Guides to American History and Cultures Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
420
Product dimensions:
6.01(w) x 9.01(h) x 0.97(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Introduction
Pt. 1Narrative Overview1
Ch. 1The Cold War and Its Historians3
Ch. 2The Cold War Begins: 1945-195316
Ch. 3From the Thaw to the Brink: 1953-196236
Ch. 4Vietnam and Detente: 1962-197552
Ch. 5The New Cold War: 1976-198469
Ch. 6The End of the Cold War: 1985-199081
Pt. 2The Cold War A to Z97
Pt. 3Concise Chronology181
Pt. 4Resources203
AppThe Costs of the Cold War347
Index351

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