|Statement||by Frederick H. Gareau.|
|Series||Social Science Foundation and Graduate School of International Studies, University of Denver. Monograph series in world affairs, v. 6, no. 1, Monograph series in world affairs ;, v. 6, bk. 1.|
|LC Classifications||D842.5 .G33|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||78|
|LC Control Number||78004397|
The “dean of Cold War historians” (The New York Times) now presents the definitive account of the global confrontation that dominated the last half of the twentieth g on newly opened archives and the reminiscences of the major players, John Lewis Gaddis explains not just what happened but why—from the months in when the U.S. and the U.S.S.R. went from alliance to Cited by: An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video An illustration of an audio speaker. America in the cold war: twenty years of revolutions and response, Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This : The United States and the Origins of the Cold War, book. Read 5 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. John Lewis Gaddis' ac 4/5. Abstract. In , the United States found itself in yet another world war, this one, however, a “Cold War” against the Soviet Union in which each side used every means short of direct warfare to undermine and ideally destroy the other. The Cold War would last forty-four years.
This volume, the most comprehensive account yet of the CIA's activities between & , presents shocking evidence of the CIA's manipulative cultural undertakings during the Cold War. This impressively detailed book draws together newly declassified documents & exclusive interviews to expose the CIA's astonishing campaign wherein some of the most vocal exponents of intellectual . Beginnings of the Cold War. by Martin F. Herz. Indiana, pp., $ Harry Truman; drawing by David Levine. Buy Print. Writing as “Mr. X,” George Kennan suggested twenty years ago that the mechanism of Soviet diplomacy “moves inexorably along the prescribed path, like a persistent toy automobile wound up and headed in a given direction, stopping only when it meets with . This is an English language bibliography of scholarly books and articles on the Cold War. Because of the extent of the Cold War (in terms of time and scope), the conflict is well documented. The Cold War (Russian холо́дная война́, kholodnaya voĭna) was the continuing state from roughly to of political conflict, military tension, proxy wars, and economic competition. At a time when growing Cold War The Robertson panel met for a few days in January to review Air Force records about UFO sightings going back to Since Project Blue Book.
Bernard Baruch, senior advisor of U.S. President Harry Truman, was the first to use the term "Cold War," in , referring to the frequent and deepening crises between the United States and the Soviet Union, in spite of their alliance against Germany in World War II. The term was popularized by the book of the same title by American. Cold War Conﬂicts By , American support for the Vietnam War had plummeted as millions of TV viewers witnessed the horrors of war on the nightly news. During the presidential election, the TV networks ﬁrst projected that Al Gore would win Florida. Later, George W. Bush was declared the win-ner of Florida, a declaration. The National Security Archive is a non-governmental, non-profit organization founded in by a group of journalists and scholars who sought a centralized home for formerly secret U.S. government documentation obtained under the Freedom of Information Act. The National Security Archive is proud to have had the opportunity to make a substantial contribution to the Cold War series. The Cold War: A New History is meant chiefly, therefore, for a new generation of readers for whom the Cold War was never “current events.” I hope readers who lived through the Cold War will also find the volume useful, because as Marx once said (Groucho, not Karl), “Outside of a dog, a book .