History: The Cold War

  • International Summitry and Global Governance: The rise of the G7 and the European Council, 1974-1991 book cover

    International Summitry and Global Governance

    The rise of the G7 and the European Council, 1974-1991, 1st Edition

    Edited by Emmanuel Mourlon-Druol, Federico Romero

    This volume is the first detailed study of the emergence of regular and frequent heads of government meetings (summits), covering the period from the mid-1970s to the early 1990s. Summit meetings of heads of government have become 'banal' in today's world. Yet they are a relatively recent practice…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
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    Cold War History

  • National Identity and Great-Power Status in Russia and Japan: Non-Western Challengers to the Liberal International Order book cover

    National Identity and Great-Power Status in Russia and Japan

    Non-Western Challengers to the Liberal International Order, 1st Edition

    By Tadashi Anno

    Having suffered military defeat at the hands of advanced Western powers in the 1850s, Russia and Japan embarked upon a program of catch-up and modernization in the late-19th Century. While the two states sought in the main to replicate the successes of the advanced great powers of the West, the…

    Hardback – 2018-08-20
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    Politics in Asia

  • Informal Alliance: The Bilderberg Group and Transatlantic Relations during the Cold War, 1952-1968 book cover

    Informal Alliance

    The Bilderberg Group and Transatlantic Relations during the Cold War, 1952-1968, 1st Edition

    By Thomas W. Gijswijt

    Informal Alliance is the first archive-based history of the secretive Bilderberg Group, the high-level transatlantic elite network founded at the height of the Cold War. Making extensive use of the recently opened Bilderberg Group archives as well as a wide range of private and official collections…

    Hardback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Modern History

  • A History of Design Institutes in China: From Mao to Market book cover

    A History of Design Institutes in China

    From Mao to Market, 1st Edition

    By Charlie Q. L. Xue, Guanghui Ding

    A History of Design Institutes in China examines the intricate relationship between design institutes, the state, and, in later periods, the market economy through a carefully situated discussion of significant theoretical and historical issues including socialist utopia, collective and individual…

    Hardback – 2018-08-02
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    Routledge Research in Architecture

  • Ethnic Cleansing During the Cold War: The Forgotten 1989 Expulsion of Turks from Communist Bulgaria book cover

    Ethnic Cleansing During the Cold War

    The Forgotten 1989 Expulsion of Turks from Communist Bulgaria, 1st Edition

    By Tomasz Kamusella

    In mid-1989, the Bulgarian communist regime seeking to prop up its legitimacy played the ethnonational card by expelling 360,000 Turks and Muslims across the Iron Curtain to neighboring Turkey. It was the single largest ethnic cleansing during the Cold War in Europe after the wrapping up of the…

    Hardback – 2018-08-02
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    Routledge Studies in Modern European History

  • Churchill and the Anglo-American Special Relationship book cover

    Churchill and the Anglo-American Special Relationship

    1st Edition

    Edited by Alan P. Dobson, Steve Marsh

    This book examines Winston Churchill’s role in the creation and development of the Anglo–American special relationship. Drawing together world leading and emergent scholars, this volume offers a critical celebration of Churchill’s contribution to establishing the Anglo–American special relationship…

    Paperback – 2018-07-30
    Routledge
    Cold War History

  • Resistance Heroism and the End of Empire: The Life and Times of Madeleine Riffaud book cover

    Resistance Heroism and the End of Empire

    The Life and Times of Madeleine Riffaud, 1st Edition

    By Keren Chiaroni

    This book introduces an English-speaking public to the life of Madeleine Riffaud – one of the last living leaders of the French Resistance. It considers the nature of the rebel hero in France’s founding historical narratives (revolution, insurrection, resistance) while asking what contributions…

    Paperback – 2018-07-27
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    Routledge Studies in Modern European History

  • The Institution of International Order: From the League of Nations to the United Nations book cover

    The Institution of International Order

    From the League of Nations to the United Nations, 1st Edition

    Edited by Simon Jackson, Alanna O'Malley

    This volume delivers a history of internationalism at the League of Nations and the United Nations (UN), with a focus on the period from the 1920s to the 1970s, when the nation-state ascended to global hegemony as a political formation. Combining global, regional and local scaes of analysis, the…

    Hardback – 2018-07-26
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    Routledge Studies in Modern History

  • Joining the Non-Proliferation Treaty: Deterrence, Non-Proliferation and the American Alliance book cover

    Joining the Non-Proliferation Treaty

    Deterrence, Non-Proliferation and the American Alliance, 1st Edition

    Edited by John Baylis, Yoko Iwama

    What were the calculations made by the US and its major allies in the 1960s when they faced the signing of the Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT)? These were all states with the technological and financial capabilities to develop and possess nuclear weapons should they wish to do so. In the end, only…

    Hardback – 2018-07-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in International Relations and Global Politics

  • The Diplomacy of Détente: Cooperative Security Policies from Helmut Schmidt to George Shultz book cover

    The Diplomacy of Détente

    Cooperative Security Policies from Helmut Schmidt to George Shultz, 1st Edition

    By Stephan Kieninger

    This book investigates the underlying reasons for the longevity of détente and its impact on East–West relations. The volume examines the relevance of trade across the Iron Curtain as a means to facilitate mutual trust, as well as the emergence of new habits of transparency regardless of recurring…

    Hardback – 2018-06-01
    Routledge
    Cold War History

  • Globalizing East European Art Histories: Past and Present book cover

    Globalizing East European Art Histories

    Past and Present, 1st Edition

    Edited by Beáta Hock, Anu Allas

    This edited collection reassesses East-Central European art by offering transnational perspectives on its regional or national histories, while also inserting the region into contemporary discussions of global issues. Both in popular imagination and, to some degree, scholarly literature,…

    Hardback – 2018-05-24
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    Routledge Research in Art History

  • The CIA and the Congress for Cultural Freedom in the Early Cold War: The Limits of Making Common Cause book cover

    The CIA and the Congress for Cultural Freedom in the Early Cold War

    The Limits of Making Common Cause, 1st Edition

    By Sarah Miller Harris

    This book questions the conventional wisdom about one of the most controversial episodes in the Cold War, and tells the story of the CIA's backing of the Congress for Cultural Freedom. For nearly two decades during the early Cold War, the CIA secretly sponsored some of the world’s most feted…

    Paperback – 2018-05-09
    Routledge
    Studies in Intelligence

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