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  • The Greek Junta and the International System

    A Case Study of Southern European Dictatorships, 1967-74, 1st Edition

    Edited by Antonis Klapsis, Constantine Arvanitopoulos, Evanthis Hatzivassiliou, Effie G. H. Pedaliu

    This book examines the international dimensions of the Greek military dictatorship of 1967-74 and uses it as a case study to evaluate the major shifts occurring in the international system during a period of rapid change. The policies of the major nation-states in both East and West were determined…

    Hardback – 2020-03-23 
    Routledge
    Cold War History

  • Britain and the Revolutions in Eastern Europe, 1989

    Documents on British Policy Overseas, Series III, Volume XII, 1st Edition

    Edited by Richard Smith

    This volume documents the UK Government’s response to the unfolding social and political changes in Eastern Europe during 1989. The year 1989 saw momentous change in Europe. It was the year in which Communist rule in Eastern Europe finally ended: with mass demonstrations, an end to one-Party rule,…

    Hardback – 2019-08-27
    Routledge
    Whitehall Histories

  • Fighting the Cold War in Post-Blockade, Pre-Wall Berlin

    Behind Enemy Lines, 1st Edition

    By Mark Fenemore

    As fought in 1950s Berlin, the cold war was a many-headed monster. Winning stomachs with enticing consumption was as important as winning hearts and minds with persuasive propaganda. Demonstrators not only fought the police in the streets; they were swayed one way or another by cultural competition…

    Hardback – 2019-08-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Modern European History

  • America and Romania in the Cold War

    A Differentiated Détente, 1969-80, 1st Edition

    By Paschalis Pechlivanis

    This book examines the US foreign policy of differentiation towards the socialist regimes of Eastern Europe as it was implemented by various administrations towards Ceausescu’s Romania from 1969 to 1980. Drawing from multi-archival research from both US and Romanian sources, this is the first…

    Hardback – 2019-04-24
    Routledge
    Cold War History

  • 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
    Routledge
    Cold War History

  • 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, 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

  • New Perspectives on the End of the Cold War

    Unexpected Transformations?, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bernhard Blumenau, Jussi M. Hanhimäki, Barbara Zanchetta

    This collection of essays makes a significant contribution to the historiography of the end of the Cold War. Research on the causes and consequences of the end of the Cold War is constantly growing. Initially, it was dominated by fairly simplistic, and often politically motivated, debates…

    Hardback – 2018-02-12
    Routledge
    Cold War History

  • 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…

    Hardback – 2017-08-08
    Routledge
    Cold War History

  • US Strategic Arms Policy in the Cold War

    Negotiation and Confrontation over SALT, 1969-1979, 1st Edition

    By David Tal

    This book examines the negotiations between the USA and the USSR on the limitation of strategic arms during the Cold War, from 1969 to 1979. The negotiations on the limitation of strategic arms, which were concluded in two agreements SALT I and SALT II (with only the first ratified), marked a major…

    Hardback – 2017-05-08
    Routledge
    Cold War History

  • The Polish Crisis and Relations with Eastern Europe, 1979-1982

    Documents on British Policy Overseas, Series III, Volume X, 1st Edition

    Edited by Isabelle Tombs, Richard Smith

    This volume presents a collection of diplomatic documents describing Britain’s relations with Eastern Europe from 1979 to 1982, with special focus on the crisis in Poland. After coming to power in 1979, the Conservative Government of Margaret Thatcher reaffirmed a policy of ‘differentiation’…

    Hardback – 2017-03-01
    Routledge
    Whitehall Histories

  • 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…

    Hardback – 2017-01-26
    Routledge
    Cold War History

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