The Cold War

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  • Author : Bradley Lightbody
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Pages : 142 pages
  • ISBN : 0415195268
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Stalin and the Cold War in Europe

Stalin and the Cold War in Europe
  • Author : Gerhard Wettig
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 25 October 2021
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This intriguing book, based on recently accessible Soviet primary sources, is the first to explain the emergence of the Cold War and its development in Stalin's lifetime from the perspective of Soviet policy-making. It pays particular attention to the often-neglected "societal" dimension of Soviet foreign policy as a crucial element of the genesis and development of the Cold War. Gerhard Wettig provides readers with new insights into Stalin's willingness to initiate crisis with the West while still avoiding military conflict.

Mao s China and the Cold War

Mao s China and the Cold War
  • Author : Jian Chen
  • Publisher : Univ of North Carolina Press
  • Release : 15 March 2010
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This comprehensive study of China's Cold War experience reveals the crucial role Beijing played in shaping the orientation of the global Cold War and the confrontation between the United States and the Soviet Union. The success of China's Communist revolution in 1949 set the stage, Chen says. The Korean War, the Taiwan Strait crises, and the Vietnam War--all of which involved China as a central actor--represented the only major "hot" conflicts during the Cold War period, making East Asia the main

The Cold War

The Cold War
  • Author : Bradley Lightbody
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release : 25 October 1999
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The Cold War examines the complex arguments which divided East and West following the end of the Second World War, and analyzes its eight major phases, including: * the emergence of the Cold War * Coexistence and Detente * Glasnost in the late 1980s. Combining factual overview and background discussion of the key issues such as the nuclear threat and who, if anyone, won the Cold War, with analysis of source material, students will find this a must-have in the study of this

The Cold War

The Cold War
  • Author : Odd Arne Westad
  • Publisher : Penguin UK
  • Release : 31 August 2017
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'Odd Arne Westad's daring ambition, supra-nationalist intellect, polyglot sources, masterly scholarship and trenchant analysis make The Cold War a book ofresounding importance for appraising our global future as well as understanding our past' Richard Davenport-Hines, TLS, Books of the Year As Germany and then Japan surrendered in 1945 there was a tremendous hope that a new and much better world could be created from the moral and physical ruins of the conflict. Instead, the combination of the huge power of the

Southeast Asia and the Cold War

Southeast Asia and the Cold War
  • Author : Albert Lau
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 25 October 2021
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The origins and the key defining moments of the Cold War in Southeast Asia have been widely debated. This book focuses on an area that has received less attention, the impact and legacy of the Cold War on the various countries in the region, as well as on the region itself. The book contributes to the historiography of the Cold War in Southeast Asia by examining not only how the conflict shaped the milieu in which national and regional change

The Cold War

The Cold War
  • Author : John Lewis Gaddis
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 26 December 2006
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Evaluates the second half of the twentieth century in light of its first fifty years, chronicling how the world transformed from a dark era of international communism and nuclear weapons to a time of political and economic freedom. Reprint. 75,000 first printing.

Reviewing the Cold War

Reviewing the Cold War
  • Author : Odd Arne Westad
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 14 October 2013
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Since the cold war ended, it has become an international field of study, with new material from China, the former Soviet Union and Europe. This volume takes stock of where these new materials have taken us in our understanding of what the cold war was about and how we should study it.

Origins of the Cold War

Origins of the Cold War
  • Author : Melvyn P. Leffler,David S. Painter
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release : 25 October 2021
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The Cold War dominated the world political arena for forty-five years. Focusing on the international system and on events in all parts of the globe, Melvyn P. Leffler and David S. Painter have brought together a truly international collection of articles that provide a fresh and comprehensive analysis of the origins of the Cold War. 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

The End of the Cold War 1985 1991

The End of the Cold War  1985 1991
  • Author : Robert Service
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release : 10 November 2015
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The Cold War had seemed like a permanent fixture in global politics, and until its denouement, no Western or Soviet politician had foreseen that an epoch defined by games of irreconcilable one-upmanship between the world's most heavily armed superpowers would end in their lifetimes. Under the long, forbidding shadow of the Cold War, even the smallest miscalculation from either side could result in catastrophe. Everything changed in March 1985 when Mikhail Gorbachev became the leader of the Soviet Union. Just four

The Cold War

The Cold War
  • Author : Klaus Larres,Ann Lane
  • Publisher : Wiley-Blackwell
  • Release : 08 October 2001
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This collection brings together the most influential and commonly-studied articles on the Cold War. Together with an introduction and concise headnotes, this book provides students with easy access to seminal work and an analytical framework with which to approach their studies.

The United States and the Origins of the Cold War 1941 1947

The United States and the Origins of the Cold War  1941 1947
  • Author : John Lewis Gaddis
  • Publisher : Columbia University Press
  • Release : 25 October 2021
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John Lewis Gaddis' acclaimed history of U.S. policy toward the Soviet Union during and immediately after World War II is now available with a new preface by the author. 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 intentions -- that influenced key decision makers in Washington, and in doing so seeks

Stalin s Wars

Stalin s Wars
  • Author : Geoffrey Roberts
  • Publisher : Yale University Press
  • Release : 01 January 2006
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This breakthrough book provides a detailed reconstruction of Stalin’s leadership from the outbreak of the Second World War in 1939 to his death in 1953. Making use of a wealth of new material from Russian archives, Geoffrey Roberts challenges a long list of standard perceptions of Stalin: his qualities as a leader; his relationships with his own generals and with other great world leaders; his foreign policy; and his role in instigating the Cold War. While frankly exploring the full extent

Origins of the Cold War 1941 1949

Origins of the Cold War  1941 1949
  • Author : Martin McCauley
  • Publisher : Pearson Education
  • Release : 25 October 2021
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The Cold War is one of the most important and widely studied areas of history. Martin McCauley's best-selling Seminar Study unravels the complex issues which gave rise to the Cold War and explains how it originated. This new edition is revised, updated and expanded with new material on areas such as the KGB and spying, and the contribution of intelligence to Stalin's picture of the world. The new introduction looks at our perceptions of the Cold War, the various approaches

The Cold War

The Cold War
  • Author : Robert Cowley
  • Publisher : Random House Incorporated
  • Release : 25 October 2021
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Essays by twenty-five distinguished historians shed new light on the military aspects of the Cold War, with contributions by Dino Bugioni on plans to invade Cuba during the missile crisis, Jeffrey Norman's description of how POWs in North Vietnam survived their ordeal, and other works by Stephen Ambrose, David McCullough, Caleb Carr, Thomas Fleming, and others. Reprint. 12,500 first printing.