skip to content
Cold war : for 45 years the world held its breath Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Cold war : for 45 years the world held its breath

Author: Jeremy Isaacs; Taylor Downing
Publisher: London ; New York : Bantam, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:

An overall narrative for the period 1945 to 1990, telling in words and pictures what it was like to live through the momentous events that affected us all.

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Isaacs, Jeremy, 1932-
Cold war.
London ; New York : Bantam, 1998
(OCoLC)607031049
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jeremy Isaacs; Taylor Downing
ISBN: 059304309X 9780593043097
OCLC Number: 40298710
Notes: "This book has its origins in a television series, also called Cold War, commissioned by Ted Turner"--Page ix.
Description: x, 438 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 27 cm
Contents: Comrades, 1917-1945 --
Iron curtain, 1945-1947 --
Marshall Plan, 1947-1952 --
Berlin, 1948-1949 --
Korea, 1949-1953 --
Reds, 1948-1953 --
Cold War films --
After Stalin, 1953-1956 --
Sputnik and the bomb, 1949-1961 --
The wall, 1958-1963 --
Back yard : Guatemala and Cuba, 1954-1962 --
Vietnam, 1954-1968 --
MAD, 1961-1972 --
Culture wars, 1960-1968 --
Cold War literature --
Détente, 1969-1975 --
Surrogates, 1967-1978 --
Freeze, 1977-1981 --
Reagan, 1981-1984 --
Cold War spies --
Gorbachev, 1984-1988 --
People power, 1989 --
Endings, 1990-1991.
Responsibility: Jeremy Issacs and Taylor Downing.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/40298710> # Cold war : for 45 years the world held its breath
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "40298710" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> ; # London
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837014638#Place/soviet_union_united_states> ; # Soviet Union--United States
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85148225> ; # World politics--1945-1989
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837014638#Event/1945_1989> ; # 1945 - 1989
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837014638#Topic/cold_war_social_aspects> ; # Cold War--Social aspects
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837014638#Place/usa> ; # USA.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837014638#Place/united_states_soviet_union> ; # United States--Soviet Union
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837014638#Topic/ost_west_konflikt> ; # Ost-West-Konflikt
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/327.73047/e21/> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1181381> ; # World politics
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/909.825/e21/> ;
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh88005637> ; # Cold War
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837014638#Topic/geschichte_1945_1991> ; # Geschichte 1945-1991
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837014638#Place/sowjetunion> ; # Sowjetunion.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1754978> ; # Cold War (1945-1989)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837014638#Topic/geschichte> ; # Geschichte
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/74024939> ; # Taylor Downing
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/64213308> ; # Jeremy Isaacs
    schema:datePublished "1998" ;
    schema:description "Comrades, 1917-1945 -- Iron curtain, 1945-1947 -- Marshall Plan, 1947-1952 -- Berlin, 1948-1949 -- Korea, 1949-1953 -- Reds, 1948-1953 -- Cold War films -- After Stalin, 1953-1956 -- Sputnik and the bomb, 1949-1961 -- The wall, 1958-1963 -- Back yard : Guatemala and Cuba, 1954-1962 -- Vietnam, 1954-1968 -- MAD, 1961-1972 -- Culture wars, 1960-1968 -- Cold War literature -- Détente, 1969-1975 -- Surrogates, 1967-1978 -- Freeze, 1977-1981 -- Reagan, 1981-1984 -- Cold War spies -- Gorbachev, 1984-1988 -- People power, 1989 -- Endings, 1990-1991."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/837014638> ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/607031049> ;
    schema:name "Cold war : for 45 years the world held its breath"@en ;
    schema:productID "40298710" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/40298710#PublicationEvent/london_new_york_bantam_1998> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837014638#Agent/bantam> ; # Bantam
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780593043097> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GB98X8357> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/40298710> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> # London
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "London" ;
    .

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837014638#Place/soviet_union_united_states> # Soviet Union--United States
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Soviet Union--United States" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837014638#Place/united_states_soviet_union> # United States--Soviet Union
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "United States--Soviet Union" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837014638#Topic/cold_war_social_aspects> # Cold War--Social aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Cold War--Social aspects"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837014638#Topic/geschichte_1945_1991> # Geschichte 1945-1991
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Geschichte 1945-1991"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837014638#Topic/ost_west_konflikt> # Ost-West-Konflikt
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Ost-West-Konflikt"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85148225> # World politics--1945-1989
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "World politics--1945-1989"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh88005637> # Cold War
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Cold War"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1181381> # World politics
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "World politics"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1754978> # Cold War (1945-1989)
    a bgn:Meeting, schema:Event ;
    schema:name "Cold War (1945-1989)" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/64213308> # Jeremy Isaacs
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1932" ;
    schema:familyName "Isaacs" ;
    schema:givenName "Jeremy" ;
    schema:name "Jeremy Isaacs" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/74024939> # Taylor Downing
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Downing" ;
    schema:givenName "Taylor" ;
    schema:name "Taylor Downing" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780593043097>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "059304309X" ;
    schema:isbn "9780593043097" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/607031049>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Cold war." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/40298710> ; # Cold war : for 45 years the world held its breath
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.