The Resource Russia, America and the Cold War, 1949-1991, Martin McCauley

Russia, America and the Cold War, 1949-1991, Martin McCauley

Label
Russia, America and the Cold War, 1949-1991
Title
Russia, America and the Cold War, 1949-1991
Statement of responsibility
Martin McCauley
Title variation
Russia, America & the Cold War, 1949-1991
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Action
committed to retain for EAST
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McCauley, Martin
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E183.8.S65
LC item number
M3745 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cold War
  • Cold War
  • Diplomatic relations
  • Buitenlandse betrekkingen
  • Koude Oorlog
  • Guerre froide
  • Ost-West-Konflikt
  • United States
  • Soviet Union
  • United States
  • Soviet Union
  • United States
  • États-Unis
  • URSS
  • États-Unis
  • États-Unis
  • Russie
Label
Russia, America and the Cold War, 1949-1991, Martin McCauley
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [142]-145) 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
An introduction to series -- Acknowledgements -- Note on referencing system -- Note on text -- List of maps -- Part one: background -- The cold war in perspective -- Cold war 1 -- Brinkmanship -- Detente -- Cold war II, end of cold war -- Characteristics of cold war -- Part two: descriptive analysis -- Cold war I: 1949-1953 -- Berlin blockade -- China -- NSC-68 -- War in korea -- To brink, back: 1953-1969 -- Search for new relationship -- Khrushchev takes over -- Geneva summit -- Hungarian revolution -- Asia -- Middle east -- Other third world states -- Brinkmanship: berlin -- Brinkmanship: cuba -- War in vietnam -- Detente: 1969-1979 -- Forging new relationship -- New president, new approach -- China changes sides: rapprochement with america -- SALT -- German problem defused -- Middle east -- Agenda changes as ford takes over -- Africa -- Helsinki accord -- New president sows confusion -- Carter, brezhnev reach agreement on SALT II but on little else -- Cold war II: 1979-1985 -- Detente fails to satisfy american aspirations -- Carter's mixed record -- Disastrous decision-making in moscow: intervention in afghanistan -- Carter, Brzezinski, cold war II -- New president, new departure -- Andropov and reagan: missed opportunities -- Failure, success for america -- Ground is prepared for better relations with russia -- Reagan improves relations with china -- New political thinking, end of cold war: 1985-1991 -- New political thinking -- Gorbachev-reagan summits -- Bush-gorbachev relationship is slow to develop -- Gorbachev, europe: our common home -- Germany unites -- Gorbachev, eastern europe -- Gorbachev, china -- Gorbachev's domestic difficulties cause problems for bush -- Gulf war leads to joint superpower policy -- Gorbachev's problems mount -- Last summit -- Attempted coup, after -- Part three: assessment -- Twentieth century: an overview -- Sources of hostility between superpowers -- Why did america come to guarantee west european security? -- Why did russia, america become systemic rivals? -- Hard lesson for superpowers: empires are liabilities -- Is there a link between good government, economic prosperity? -- Was growth of nuclear arsenals inevitable? -- Why did cold war end? -- America's changing doctrine -- was US an imperialist power? -- Part four: documents -- Chronology -- Bibliography -- Maps -- Index
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
v, 154 pages
Isbn
9780582279360
Lccn
98003445
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)38551348
  • (OCoLC)ocm38551348
Label
Russia, America and the Cold War, 1949-1991, Martin McCauley
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [142]-145) 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
An introduction to series -- Acknowledgements -- Note on referencing system -- Note on text -- List of maps -- Part one: background -- The cold war in perspective -- Cold war 1 -- Brinkmanship -- Detente -- Cold war II, end of cold war -- Characteristics of cold war -- Part two: descriptive analysis -- Cold war I: 1949-1953 -- Berlin blockade -- China -- NSC-68 -- War in korea -- To brink, back: 1953-1969 -- Search for new relationship -- Khrushchev takes over -- Geneva summit -- Hungarian revolution -- Asia -- Middle east -- Other third world states -- Brinkmanship: berlin -- Brinkmanship: cuba -- War in vietnam -- Detente: 1969-1979 -- Forging new relationship -- New president, new approach -- China changes sides: rapprochement with america -- SALT -- German problem defused -- Middle east -- Agenda changes as ford takes over -- Africa -- Helsinki accord -- New president sows confusion -- Carter, brezhnev reach agreement on SALT II but on little else -- Cold war II: 1979-1985 -- Detente fails to satisfy american aspirations -- Carter's mixed record -- Disastrous decision-making in moscow: intervention in afghanistan -- Carter, Brzezinski, cold war II -- New president, new departure -- Andropov and reagan: missed opportunities -- Failure, success for america -- Ground is prepared for better relations with russia -- Reagan improves relations with china -- New political thinking, end of cold war: 1985-1991 -- New political thinking -- Gorbachev-reagan summits -- Bush-gorbachev relationship is slow to develop -- Gorbachev, europe: our common home -- Germany unites -- Gorbachev, eastern europe -- Gorbachev, china -- Gorbachev's domestic difficulties cause problems for bush -- Gulf war leads to joint superpower policy -- Gorbachev's problems mount -- Last summit -- Attempted coup, after -- Part three: assessment -- Twentieth century: an overview -- Sources of hostility between superpowers -- Why did america come to guarantee west european security? -- Why did russia, america become systemic rivals? -- Hard lesson for superpowers: empires are liabilities -- Is there a link between good government, economic prosperity? -- Was growth of nuclear arsenals inevitable? -- Why did cold war end? -- America's changing doctrine -- was US an imperialist power? -- Part four: documents -- Chronology -- Bibliography -- Maps -- Index
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
v, 154 pages
Isbn
9780582279360
Lccn
98003445
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)38551348
  • (OCoLC)ocm38551348

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