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Cold War, cold peace

the United States and Russia since 1945

by Bernard A. Weisberger

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Published by American Heritage, Distributed by Houghton Mifflin in New York, Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Soviet Union
    • Subjects:
    • World politics -- 20th century,
    • United States -- Foreign relations -- Soviet Union,
    • Soviet Union -- Foreign relations -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBernard A. Weisberger ; introduction by Harrison E. Salisbury.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD445 .W37 1984
      The Physical Object
      Pagination341 p., [16] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages341
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3780445M
      ISBN 100828111634, 0828111642
      LC Control Number81020495

      John Lewis Gaddis is the Robert A. Lovett Professor of History of Yale University. He is the author of numerous books, including The United States and the Origins of the Cold War, (); Strategies of Containment: A Critical Appraisal of Postwar American National Security (); The Long Peace: Inquiries into the History of the Cold War (); We Now Know: Rethinking Cold War 3/5(4). A brilliant young historian offers a vital, comprehensive international military history of the Cold War in which he views the decade-long superpower struggles as one of the three great conflicts of the twentieth century alongside the two World Wars, and reveals how bloody the "Long Peace" actually was.

      The Cold Peace is the term used to refer to the harsh fallout of the treaty signed between the Shadowhunters and the faeries of the Seelie Court after the Dark War. In December , the Seelie Queen decided to side with Sebastian Morgenstern, the enemy of the Nephilim, for the Dark War—a war Sebastian and the faeries ultimately lost. For their role in the war, the Clave defined a set of.   From Cold War to Hot Peace: The Inside Story of Russia and America User Review - Publishers Weekly. Stanford political science professor McFaul, who was posted to Moscow as U.S. ambassador from to , provides useful insights into the changing relationship between America and Russia in this Read full review3/5(1).

      A Fiery Peace in a Cold War, Neil Sheehan's book about American ballistic missile pioneer Bennie Schreiver, evokes memories of past triumphs--both in rocketry and book-length journalism. The development of the Air Force's long-range nuclear missiles during the Cold War has long been obscured by secrecy and bluff and political posturing; /5(90). “During the Cold War between the democratic West and the Soviet Union, there were, of course, many in the West who said, ‘Better dead than Red [communist]’; but many others subscribed to the slogan associated with Bertrand Russell, the twentieth century’s .


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