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The Longman Companion to America, Russia and the Cold War, 1941-1998

2nd Edition

By John W. Young


326 pages

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This reference guide throws light on almost every aspect of postwar international history from the rise of Mao's China to the Bosnian Civil War. It provides a huge wealth of information on East-West relations setting events, crises and conflicts in their full international context.

Table of Contents

Section I: Chronology.

Section II: Crises and conflicts.

Section III: Conferences and Summits.

Section IV: Major Treaties and Organisations.

Part A Involving the Western and Eastern Blocs.

Part B Involving the Western Powers.

Part C Involving the Soviet Bloc.

Section V: Major office-holders.

Section VI: Biographies.

Section VII: Glossary.

Section VIII: Strategic nuclear weapons: the US and the Soviet balance 1956-79.

Section IX: Bibliography.

Section X: Maps.


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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
HISTORY / General
POLITICAL SCIENCE / International Relations / General