History: The Cold War

  • America Enters the Cold War: The Road to Global Commitment, 1945–1950 book cover

    America Enters the Cold War

    The Road to Global Commitment, 1945–1950, 1st Edition

    By Kevin E. Grimm

    America Enters the Cold War provides a succinct and insightful analysis of the foreign policy decisions which shaped America’s early involvement in the Cold War. In focusing on key documents and detailing the ideological foundations of U.S. foreign policy, Kevin Grimm situates the events of the…

    Paperback – 2017-11-21
    Routledge
    Critical Moments in American History

  • The Non-Aligned Movement and the Cold War: Delhi - Bandung - Belgrade book cover

    The Non-Aligned Movement and the Cold War

    Delhi - Bandung - Belgrade, 1st Edition

    Edited by Natasa Miskovic, Harald Fischer-Tiné, Nada Boskovska

    The idea of non-alignment and peaceful coexistence was not new when Yugoslavia hosted the Belgrade Summit of the Non-Aligned in September 1961. Freedom activists from the colonies in Asia, Africa, and South America had been discussing such issues for decades already, but this long-lasting context…

    Paperback – 2017-10-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

  • The Return of the Cold War: Ukraine, The West and Russia book cover

    The Return of the Cold War

    Ukraine, The West and Russia, 1st Edition

    Edited by J. L. Black, Michael Johns

    This book examines the crisis in Ukraine, tracing its development and analysing the factors which lie behind it. It discusses above all how the two sides have engaged in political posturing, accusations, escalating sanctions and further escalating threats, arguing that the ease with which both…

    Paperback – 2017-10-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Russia and Eastern Europe Series

  • Competition in Socialist Society book cover

    Competition in Socialist Society

    1st Edition

    Edited by Katalin Miklóssy, Melanie Ilic

    This book explores how the concept of "competition", which is usually associated with market economies, operated under state socialism in the Soviet Union and Eastern Europe, where the socialist system, based on command economic planning and state-centred control over society, was supposed to…

    Paperback – 2017-10-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the History of Russia and Eastern Europe

  • Russia and the Western Far Right: Tango Noir book cover

    Russia and the Western Far Right

    Tango Noir, 1st Edition

    By Anton Shekhovtsov

    The growing influence of Russia on the Western far right has been much discussed in the media recently. This book is the first detailed inquiry into what has been a neglected but critically important trend: the growing links between Russian actors and Western far right activists, publicists,…

    Paperback – 2017-09-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Fascism and the Far Right

  • The American Culture of War: The History of U.S. Military Force from World War II to Operation Enduring Freedom book cover

    The American Culture of War

    The History of U.S. Military Force from World War II to Operation Enduring Freedom, 3rd Edition

    By Adrian R. Lewis

    Now in its third edition, The American Culture of War presents a sweeping critical examination of every major American war since 1941: World War II, Korea, Vietnam, the First and Second Persian Gulf Wars, U.S. operations in Iraq and Afghanistan, and the war against ISIS. As he carefully considers…

    Paperback – 2017-09-19
    Routledge

  • The Cold War in East Asia book cover

    The Cold War in East Asia

    1st Edition

    By Xiaobing Li

    This textbook provides a survey of East Asia during the Cold War from 1945 to 1991. Focusing on the persistence and flexibility of its culture and tradition when confronted by the West and the US, this book investigates how they intermesh to establish the nations that have entered the modern world.…

    Paperback – 2017-09-06
    Routledge

  • The Darkest Sides of Politics, I: Postwar Fascism, Covert Operations, and Terrorism book cover

    The Darkest Sides of Politics, I

    Postwar Fascism, Covert Operations, and Terrorism, 1st Edition

    By Jeffrey M. Bale

    This book examines a wide array of phenomena that arguably constitute the most noxious, extreme, terrifying, murderous, secretive, authoritarian, and/or anti-democratic aspects of national and international politics. Scholars should not ignore these "dark sides" of politics, however unpleasant they…

    Paperback – 2017-08-29
    Routledge
    Extremism and Democracy

  • Behind the Fog: How the U.S. Cold War Radiological Weapons Program Exposed Innocent Americans book cover

    Behind the Fog

    How the U.S. Cold War Radiological Weapons Program Exposed Innocent Americans, 1st Edition

    By Lisa Martino-Taylor

    Behind the Fog is the first in-depth, comprehensive examination of the United States’ Cold War radiological weapons program. The book examines controversial military-sponsored studies and field trials using radioactive "simulants" that exposed American civilians to radiation and other hazardous…

    Paperback – 2017-08-10
    Routledge

  • War and Warfare since 1945 book cover

    War and Warfare since 1945

    1st Edition

    By Sterling M. Pavelec

    Beginning with an exploration into the question of what war is, War and Warfare since 1945 provides a chronological analysis of military history since the end of World War II extending through to an analysis of the limits of modern warfare in the nuclear age with the purpose of examining why war…

    Paperback – 2017-08-01
    Routledge
    The Making of the Contemporary World

  • Secularism, Decolonisation, and the Cold War in South and Southeast Asia book cover

    Secularism, Decolonisation, and the Cold War in South and Southeast Asia

    1st Edition

    By Clemens Six

    The intensifying conflicts between religious communities in contemporary South and Southeast Asia signify the importance of gaining a clearer understanding of how societies have historically organised and mastered their religious diversity. Based on extensive archival research in Asia, Europe, and…

    Hardback – 2017-07-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

  • The San Francisco System and Its Legacies: Continuation, Transformation and Historical Reconciliation in the Asia-Pacific book cover

    The San Francisco System and Its Legacies

    Continuation, Transformation and Historical Reconciliation in the Asia-Pacific, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kimie Hara

    In September 1951, Japan signed a peace treaty with forty-eight countries in San Francisco; in April 1952, the treaty came into effect. The San Francisco Peace Treaty is an international agreement that in significant ways shaped the post–World War II international order in the Asia-Pacific. With…

    Paperback – 2017-05-25
    Routledge
    Asia's Transformations

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