I. Cold Peace, 1917-1940
II. The Strange Alliance, 1941-1945
III. Containment and Detente, 1946-1975
IV. Confrontation & Conciliation, 1976-1991
Based on sections of the Chronological History of U.S. Foreign Relations (Routledge 2003), the book includes significant additional material on Russia, China, arms control, and the Cold War in the Third World. This easy-to-use reference also includes an introductory section reviewing the history leading up to the Cold War from 1917 to 1945, a general bibliography of resources on the Cold War and is illustrated with photographs from presidential libraries and 18 maps.
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Number of pages: 700
Weight: 1837 g
Dimensions: 279 x 216 x 43 mm
'Succinct and clear.'- Library Journal
'This entire work should be seen as a useful tool for the historian checking a fact or a student looking to start a research project. This work is highly recommended for all types and levels of libraries.' - American Reference Books Annual
'This solid reference work will appeal to scholars, historians, librarians, students, and other. It belongs in all types of libraries, not only those having special sections on Slavic and Eastern European studies. Recommended.' - CHOICE
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