The Cold War

Author: John Lewis Gaddis
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0241958717
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In fact, of course, the century's end brought the widespread triumph of political and economic freedom over its ideological enemies. In The Cold War, John Lewis Gaddis makes a major contribution to our understanding of this epochal story.

The United States And The Origins Of The Cold War 1941 1947

Author: John Lewis Gaddis
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 9780231122399
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This book moves beyond the focus on economic considerations that was central to the work of New Left historians, examining the many other forces -- domestic politics, bureaucratic inertia, quirks of personality, and perceptions of Soviet ...

The Cold War

Author: Odd Arne Westad
Publisher: Basic Books
ISBN: 0465093132
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But in this major new work, Bancroft Prize-winning scholar Odd Arne Westad argues that the Cold War must be understood as a global ideological confrontation, with early roots in the Industrial Revolution and ongoing repercussions around the ...

Strategies Of Containment

Author: John Lewis Gaddis
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199883998
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This updated edition of Gaddis' classic carries the history of containment through the end of the Cold War.

We Now Know

Author: John Lewis Gaddis
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN:
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Examines the history of the Cold War, reflecting Soviet, East European, Chinese, American, and West European viewpoints, and offering new insights and solutions to long-standing puzzles

The Cold War In The Third World

Author: Robert J. McMahon
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199768692
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This collection explores the complex interrelationships between the Soviet-American struggle for global preeminence and the rise of the Third World.

Origins Of The Cold War

Author: Melvyn P. Leffler
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 9780415341097
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Moving beyond earlier controversies, this edited collection focuses on the interaction between geopolitics and threat perception, technology and strategy, ideology and social reconstruction, national economic reform and patterns of ...

The Cold War

Author: Martin Walker
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 9780805034547
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Goes beyond the headlines of the Marshall Plan, the Berlin Airlift, Korea, and Vietnam to take an in-depth look at the situation of the United States before, during, and after the Cold War

The Cold War

Author: Odd Arne Westad
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141979925
Size: 66.43 MB
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This is a book of extraordinary scope and daring. It is conventional to see the first half of the 20th century as a nightmare and the second half as a reprieve.