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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-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
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