The Cold War 1945-1963 /
M.L. Dockrill.
Basingstoke : Macmillan Education, 1988.
vii, 108 p. : maps ; 22 cm. --
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Basingstoke : Macmillan Education, 1988.
0333403800 (pbk) :
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Includes index.
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Bibliography: p. 99-104.
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In this study of the cold war between the Western Powers and the Soviet Union, 1945-1963, Michael Dockrill provides a concise account of this period, taking into consideration the major political, diplomatic, military and strategic factors. He explores the origin and meaning of the term Cold War and analyses the literature on the period for the student approaching this subject for the first time.
Table of Contents
General Introduction
From the First World War to the Cold War 1919-1946
The Cold War Becomes a Reality 1946-1952
The Cold War Continues 1953- 1960
Kennedy, Krushchev and the Decline of the Cold War
General Conclusion
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