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Churchill's "Iron Curtain" speech fifty years later

Author: James W Muller; Churchill Center, Washington, D.C.
Publisher: Columbia : University of Missouri Press, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Winston Churchill's visit to Fulton, Missouri, on March 5, 1946, marked the first public recognition of the cold war that was to follow World War II. Churchill delivered his most famous speech, "The Sinews of Peace," which became best known by the phrase he used to describe the cold-war division of Europe, the "iron curtain.""--Jacket.
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Churchill's "Iron Curtain" speech fifty years later.
Columbia : University of Missouri Press, ©1999
(DLC) 99035267
(OCoLC)41572674
Named Person: Winston Churchill
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: James W Muller; Churchill Center, Washington, D.C.
ISBN: 0826261221 9780826261229 058538195X 9780585381954
OCLC Number: 49414788
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xviii, 180 pages) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Mr. Churchill goes to Fulton / John Ramsden --
The beginning of the Cold War / Paul A. Rahe --
Moral principle and realistic judgment / Daniel J. Mahoney --
A philosophy of international politics / Spencer Warren --
True politics and strategy / Larry P. Arnn --
Rhetorical statesmanship / Patrick J.C. Powers --
Epilogue: new threats for old / Margaret Thatcher --
Contributors and credits --
Index.
Responsibility: edited by James W. Muller ; with assistance from the Churchill Center.

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Opening with the full text of Churchill's ""iron curtain"" address, this work brings together essays that reflect on the second half of the 20th century. The essays seek to offer a fresh appreciation  Read more...

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