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Khrushchev's Cold War: The Inside Story of an American Adversary
     

Khrushchev's Cold War: The Inside Story of an American Adversary

by Aleksandr Fursenko
 

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ISBN-10: 0393330729

ISBN-13: 9780393330724

Pub. Date: 10/08/2007

Publisher: Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.

“Contains unsettling insights into some of the most dangerous geopolitical crises of the time.”—The Economist

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“Contains unsettling insights into some of the most dangerous geopolitical crises of the time.”—The Economist

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780393330724
Publisher:
Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Publication date:
10/08/2007
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
640
Sales rank:
1,349,777
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.50(d)

Table of Contents


Introduction     5
Red Star Ascendant     15
Geneva     23
Arms to Egypt     57
Suez     53
Twin Crises     114
"Khrushchey's Comet"     133
Coup in Iraq     158
"A Bone in My Throat"     185
Khrushchev in America     214
Grand Design     241
The Crash Heard Round the World     263
Castro and Lumumba     292
Southeast Asian Test     323
"He is a Son of a Bitch"     338
Iron Ring     367
"The Storm in Berlin is Over"     388
Meniscus     409
"I Think We Will Win this Operation"     438
Cuban Missile Crisis     465
"Leaving Fear Astern"     493
Legacy     529
Acknowledgments     547
Notes     549
Abbreviations     625
Index     626

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