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The Cold War : the United States and the Soviet Union, 1917-1991

Author: Ronald E Powaski
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 1998.
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This volume provides a comprehensive survey of the rivalry between the United States and the Soviet Union, from the beginning of the Russian Revolution to the collapse of Soviet Communism.


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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Powaski, Ronald E.
Cold War.
New York : Oxford University Press, 1998
(DLC) 96024691
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ronald E Powaski
ISBN: 0199879583 9780199879588
OCLC Number: 906550792
Description: 1 online resource (x, 356 pages) : maps
Contents: The United States and Czarist Russia --
The United States and the Bolshevik revolution, 1917-1933 --
Franklin D. Roosevelt and the grand alliance, 1933-1945 --
Truman and containment, 1945-1953 --
Eisenhower and the globalization of the cold war, 1953-1961 --
Kennedy and Johnson: confrontation and cooperation, 1961-1969 --
Nixon, Ford, and détente, 1969-1977 --
Carter and the decline of détente, 1977-1981 --
The Reagan cold war, 1981-1989 --
George Bush and the end of the cold war, 1989-1991.
Responsibility: Ronald E. Powaski.
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a readable narrative account which is clear in language and organisation ... The bibliography is arranged in a helpful manner ... this is a very good outline of US-Soviet relations from a point of Read more...

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