History: The Cold War

  • The European Community and Eastern Europe in the Cold War: Overcoming the East-West divide book cover

    The European Community and Eastern Europe in the Cold War

    Overcoming the East-West divide, 1st Edition

    By Angela Romano

    This book is an historical investigation into the role of the European Community in the overcoming of the East-West divide during the Cold War. Making use of recently released primary sources from a broad range of European and U.S. archives, the work reveals the ability of the EC and its…

    Hardback – 2019-04-30 
    Routledge
    Cold War History

  • Between Empire and Europe: Intellectuals and the Nation in Britain and France During the Cold War book cover

    Between Empire and Europe

    Intellectuals and the Nation in Britain and France During the Cold War, 1st Edition

    By Lucia Bonfreschi, Marzia Maccaferri

    Between the end of WWII and the end of the Cold War, the international roles of France and Great Britain changed dramatically. Major international powers were now states much bigger than European nations in terms of population, wealth, military capacity. Analyzing the international political…

    Hardback – 2019-04-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Modern European History

  • The Global 1980s: People, Power and Profit book cover

    The Global 1980s

    People, Power and Profit, 1st Edition

    By Jonathan Davis

    The Global 1980s takes an international perspective on the upheaval across the world during the long 1980s (1979-1991) with the end of the Cold War, a move towards a free-market economic system, and the increasing connectedness of the world. The 1980s was a decade of unimaginable change. At its…

    Paperback – 2019-04-15 
    Routledge
    Decades in Global History

  • Cold Science: Environmental Knowledge in the North American Arctic During the Cold War book cover

    Cold Science

    Environmental Knowledge in the North American Arctic During the Cold War, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen Bocking, Daniel Heidt

    Science during the Cold War has become a matter of lively interest within the historical research community, attracting the attention of scholars concerned with the history of science, the Cold War, and environmental history. The Arctic - recognized as a frontier of confrontation between the…

    Hardback – 2019-03-26 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the History of Science, Technology and Medicine

  • Decolonisation and Regional Geopolitics: South Africa and the ‘Congo Crisis’, 1960-1965 book cover

    Decolonisation and Regional Geopolitics

    South Africa and the ‘Congo Crisis’, 1960-1965, 1st Edition

    By Lazlo Passemiers

    Decolonisation and Regional Geopolitics argues that as much as the ‘Congo crisis’ (1960-1965) was a Cold War battleground, so too was it a battleground for Southern Africa’s decolonisation. This book provides a transnational history of African decolonisation, apartheid diplomacy, and Southern…

    Hardback – 2019-03-11 
    Routledge
    The Routledge Global 1960s and 1970s Series

  • The Missile Crisis from a Cuban Perspective: Historical, Archaeological and Anthropological Reflections book cover

    The Missile Crisis from a Cuban Perspective

    Historical, Archaeological and Anthropological Reflections, 1st Edition

    By Håkan Karlsson, Tomás Diez Acosta

    Previous works on the Cuban Missile Crisis (1962) have approached the topic from the point of view of the U.S. and its allies, while Cuban experiences have still not been sufficiently discussed. This book presents new aspects which have seldom – or never – been offered before, giving a detailed…

    Hardback – 2019-03-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the History of the Americas

  • Cold War Assemblages: Decolonization to Digital book cover

    Cold War Assemblages

    Decolonization to Digital, 1st Edition

    By Bhakti Shringarpure

    This book bridges the gap between the simultaneously unfolding histories of postcoloniality and the forty-five-year ideological and geopolitical rivalry between the U.S. and the U.S.S.R. Not only did the superpowers rely upon the decolonizing world to further imperial agendas, but the postcolony…

    Hardback – 2019-02-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Cultures of the Global Cold War

  • Intelligence and Espionage: Secrets and Spies book cover

    Intelligence and Espionage: Secrets and Spies

    1st Edition

    By Daniel Lomas, Christopher John Murphy

    Intelligence and Espionage: Secrets and Spies provides a global introduction to the role of intelligence, a key, but sometimes controversial, aspect of ensuring national security. Separating fact from fiction, the book draws on past examples to explore the use and misuse of intelligence, examine…

    Paperback – 2019-02-21 
    Routledge
    Seminar Studies

  • Stalin and Stalinism book cover

    Stalin and Stalinism

    4th Edition

    By Martin McCauley

    One of the most successful dictators of the twentieth century, Stalin transformed the Communist Party of the Soviet Union into one of the world’s leading political parties. Stalin and Stalinism explores how he ammassed, retained and deployed power to dominate, not only his close associates, but the…

    Paperback – 2019-02-21 
    Routledge
    Seminar Studies

  • Origins of the North Korean Garrison State: The People’s Army and the Korean War book cover

    Origins of the North Korean Garrison State

    The People’s Army and the Korean War, 1st Edition

    By Youngjun Kim

    This book investigates the origins of the North Korean garrison state by examining the development of the Korean People’s Army and the legacies of the Korean War. Despite its significance, there are very few books on the Korean People’s Army with North Korean primary sources being difficult to…

    Paperback – 2019-02-08 
    Routledge
    Cold War History

  • Refugees, Human Rights and Realpolitik: The Clandestine Immigration of Jewish Refugees from Italy to Palestine, 1945-1948 book cover

    Refugees, Human Rights and Realpolitik

    The Clandestine Immigration of Jewish Refugees from Italy to Palestine, 1945-1948, 1st Edition

    By Daphna Sharfman

    This book presents a multidimensional case study of international human rights in the immediate post-Second World War period, and the way in which complex refugee problems created by the war were often in direct competition with strategic interests and national sovereignty. The case study is the…

    Hardback – 2019-01-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Modern European History

  • Art, Cybernetics and Pedagogy in Post-War Britain: Roy Ascott’s Groundcourse book cover

    Art, Cybernetics and Pedagogy in Post-War Britain

    Roy Ascott’s Groundcourse, 1st Edition

    By Kate Sloan

    This is the first full-length study about the British artist Roy Ascott, one of the first cybernetic artists, with a career spanning seven decades to date. The book focuses on his early career, exploring the evolution of his early interests in communication in the context of the rich overlaps…

    Hardback – 2019-01-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Art and Visual Studies

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