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The Cold War : a new history, John Lewis Gaddis

Label
The Cold War : a new history
Title
The Cold War
Title remainder
a new history
Statement of responsibility
John Lewis Gaddis
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Beginning with World War II and ending with the collapse of the Soviet Union, this is a new account of the strategic dynamics that drove the age, with portraits of its major personalities and much fresh insight into its most crucial events. It contains much new information drawn from newly opened Soviet, East European, and Chinese archives. Now, as America once again finds itself in a global confrontation with an implacable ideological enemy, this is a story whose lessons it is vitally necessary to understand.--From publisher description
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
909.82/5
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
D843
LC item number
.G22 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The Cold War : a new history, John Lewis Gaddis
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [299]-314) and index
Contents
The return of fear -- Deathboats and lifeboats -- Command versus spontaneity -- The emergence of autonomy -- The recovery of equity -- Actors -- The triumph of hope
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xii, 333 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781594200625
Lccn
2005053406
Other control number
9781594200625 (hardcover)
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • ocm61303540
  • (OCoLC)61303540
  • 680112
Label
The Cold War : a new history, John Lewis Gaddis
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [299]-314) and index
Contents
The return of fear -- Deathboats and lifeboats -- Command versus spontaneity -- The emergence of autonomy -- The recovery of equity -- Actors -- The triumph of hope
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xii, 333 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781594200625
Lccn
2005053406
Other control number
9781594200625 (hardcover)
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • ocm61303540
  • (OCoLC)61303540
  • 680112

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