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The Cold War : a history in documents / Allan M. Winkler.

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  • ISBN: 9780199765980 (pbk.) :
  • ISBN: 0199765987 (pbk.) :
  • Physical Description: ix, 160 p. : ill., maps ; 27 cm.
  • Edition: 2nd ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, c2011.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: What is a document? -- How to read a document -- Note on sources and interpretation -- Early antagonism -- Origin of the atomic bomb -- Tensions and strategies -- The Truman Doctrine -- The Marshall Plan -- A Soviet bomb -- The China White Paper -- NSC-68 -- War in Korea -- The anticommunist crusade -- Hollywood and HUAC -- Chambers vs. Hiss -- The Rosenbergs on trial -- Senator Joe McCarthy -- Cultural responses -- Army vs. McCarthy -- To the brink -- Eisenhower's inaugural address -- Liberation of captive peoples -- The domino theory -- Unstable peace -- Kennedy's inaugural address -- Bay of Pigs -- Standing up to the Soviets -- The Cuban Missile Crisis -- Picture essay -- The atom unleashed -- Catastrophe in Vietnam -- French colonial rule -- War in Indochina -- The Geneva Conference -- Nation building in Vietnam -- Horrors of war -- Antiwar movement -- Vietnamization -- Reunification -- An end at last -- The Nuclear Test Ban Treaty of 1963 -- SALT treaties -- Reagan's nuclear strategy -- An end to the Cold War -- Timeline.
Citation/References Note: Bklst 12/15/2000
Subject: Cold War > Sources.
World politics > 1945-1989 > Sources.
United States > Foreign relations > Russia > Sources.
Russia > Foreign relations > United States > Sources.

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