Encyclopedia of Cold War Politics

Encyclopedia of Cold War Politics

by Brandon Toropov
     
 
Encyclopedia of Cold War Politics is a concise yet comprehensive AtoZ reference on the period from World War II to the demise of the Soviet Union. Its 700 entries, varying in length from 100 to 2,500 words, cover events, organizations and institutions, individuals and groups, ideas and concepts, publications and documents, and more. A comprehensive reference

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Encyclopedia of Cold War Politics is a concise yet comprehensive AtoZ reference on the period from World War II to the demise of the Soviet Union. Its 700 entries, varying in length from 100 to 2,500 words, cover events, organizations and institutions, individuals and groups, ideas and concepts, publications and documents, and more. A comprehensive reference to American political life during the Cold War and the perfect companion volume to Facts On File's Cold War Culture, Encyclopedia of Cold War Politics conveys not only the facts, but the flavor and atmosphere of an era now beginning to come into focus as history.

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This reference covers the period from World War II to the demise of the Soviet Union, conveying the facts, flavor, and atmosphere of an era now beginning to come into focus as history. Its 700 entries (varying in length from 100 to 2,500 words) cover topics including events, organizations and institutions, individuals and groups, ideas and concepts, publications and documents, and others. Many of the entries include b&w photographs. Toropov is a freelance writer, packager, and former book editor. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780816035748
Publisher:
Facts on File, Incorporated
Publication date:
08/28/2000
Series:
Facts on File Series
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
8.75(w) x 11.30(h) x 0.91(d)
Age Range:
14 Years

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