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A cardboard castle? : an inside history of the Warsaw Pact, 1955-1991

Author: Vojtech Mastny; Malcolm Byrne
Publisher: New York : Central European University Press, 2005.
Series: National Security Archive Cold War readers.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: History
Military history
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Vojtech Mastny; Malcolm Byrne
ISBN: 9637326081 9789637326080 9637326073 9789637326073
OCLC Number: 57594878
Description: xlx, 726 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm.
Contents: The formative years --
The crisis --
The alliance at its peak --
The incipient decline --
Disintegration.
Series Title: National Security Archive Cold War readers.
Responsibility: edited by Vojtech Mastny and Malcolm Byrne ; editorial assistant Magdalena Klotzbach.
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This book documents, analyzes, and interprets the history of the Warsaw Pact based on the archives of the alliance itself. The Soviet bloc military machine that held the West in awe for most of the  Read more...

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