The Resource At a century's ending : reflections, 1982-1995, George F. Kennan

At a century's ending : reflections, 1982-1995, George F. Kennan

Label
At a century's ending : reflections, 1982-1995
Title
At a century's ending
Title remainder
reflections, 1982-1995
Statement of responsibility
George F. Kennan
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of essays, reviews, and speeches examining the changes in the world and in the relations between the United States and the Soviet Union and Russia during the twentieth century
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1904-2005
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kennan, George F.
Index
index present
LC call number
E183.8.S65
LC item number
K44 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kennan, George F.
  • Kennan, George Frost <1904-2005>
  • Kennan, George F.
  • Kennan, George Frost
  • United States
  • Soviet Union
  • United States
  • URSS
  • États-Unis
  • URSS
  • Etats-Unis d'Amérique
  • Soviet Union
  • United States
  • États-Unis
  • URSS
  • Sowjetunion
  • USA
  • Internationale politiek
  • Koude Oorlog
  • Relations extérieures
  • Guerre froide
  • Diplomatic relations
  • Koude Oorlog
  • Internationale politiek
  • Aufsatzsammlung
  • Außenpolitik
Label
At a century's ending : reflections, 1982-1995, George F. Kennan
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Background. The war to end war -- Historical inevitability and world war (1890-1914) -- Flashbacks -- Communism in Russian history -- Religion in Russia -- pt. 2. Nuclear weapons and Christian faith. Toward peace on two fronts -- The state of U.S.-Soviet relations -- America's Far-Eastern policy at the height of the Cold War -- American policy toward Russia on the eve of the 1984 presidential election -- First things first at the summit -- Containment: then and now -- Foreward to The Pathology of Power by Norman Cousins -- Threat lies in arms race, not force -- pt. 3. Cold War, its decline and fall. American democracy and foreign policy -- U.S.-Soviet relations: containment as a prerequisite for accommodation -- The Marshall Plan and the future of the west -- Is the Cold War over? -- Just another great power -- NATO and the Warsaw Pact -- A new age of European security -- Remarks for the Milwaukee Forum -- Republicans won the Cold War? -- pt. 4. Reviews and introductions. The Balkan Crises: 1913 and 1993 -- In the American mirror -- The Gorbachev prospect -- The buried past -- Letter to Robert Tucker -- Foreward to Before the Storm, by Marion Grafin Donhoff -- Witness -- Keeping the faith -- pt. 5. Miscellaneous. Morality and foreign policy -- Security and the Moscow embassy -- Somalia, through a glass darkly -- Remarks delivered at a birthday party of the Slavic Division of the New York Public Library -- History, literature, and the road to Peterhof -- Acceptance speech, Gold Medal for History -- Upon receiving the Toynbee Prize -- The new Russia as a neighbor. rc
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
351 pages
Isbn
9780393038828
Lccn
95021278
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)32665316
  • (OCoLC)ocm32665316
Label
At a century's ending : reflections, 1982-1995, George F. Kennan
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Background. The war to end war -- Historical inevitability and world war (1890-1914) -- Flashbacks -- Communism in Russian history -- Religion in Russia -- pt. 2. Nuclear weapons and Christian faith. Toward peace on two fronts -- The state of U.S.-Soviet relations -- America's Far-Eastern policy at the height of the Cold War -- American policy toward Russia on the eve of the 1984 presidential election -- First things first at the summit -- Containment: then and now -- Foreward to The Pathology of Power by Norman Cousins -- Threat lies in arms race, not force -- pt. 3. Cold War, its decline and fall. American democracy and foreign policy -- U.S.-Soviet relations: containment as a prerequisite for accommodation -- The Marshall Plan and the future of the west -- Is the Cold War over? -- Just another great power -- NATO and the Warsaw Pact -- A new age of European security -- Remarks for the Milwaukee Forum -- Republicans won the Cold War? -- pt. 4. Reviews and introductions. The Balkan Crises: 1913 and 1993 -- In the American mirror -- The Gorbachev prospect -- The buried past -- Letter to Robert Tucker -- Foreward to Before the Storm, by Marion Grafin Donhoff -- Witness -- Keeping the faith -- pt. 5. Miscellaneous. Morality and foreign policy -- Security and the Moscow embassy -- Somalia, through a glass darkly -- Remarks delivered at a birthday party of the Slavic Division of the New York Public Library -- History, literature, and the road to Peterhof -- Acceptance speech, Gold Medal for History -- Upon receiving the Toynbee Prize -- The new Russia as a neighbor. rc
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
351 pages
Isbn
9780393038828
Lccn
95021278
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)32665316
  • (OCoLC)ocm32665316

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