The Leading eBooks Store Online 3,693,353 members ⚫ 1,195,028 ebooks

New to

Learn more

The Cold War

A New History

The Cold War by John Lewis Gaddis
Add to cart
US$ 14.99
(If any tax is payable it will be calculated and shown at checkout.)
The dean of Cold War historians (The New York Times) now presents the definitive account of the global confrontation that dominated the last half of the twentieth century. Drawing on newly opened archives and the reminiscences of the major players, John Lewis Gaddis explains not just what happened but whyfrom the months in 1945 when the U.S. and the U.S.S.R. went from alliance to antagonism to the barely averted holocaust of the Cuban Missile Crisis to the maneuvers of Nixon and Mao, Reagan and Gorbachev. Brilliant, accessible, almost Shakespearean in its drama, The Cold War stands as a triumphant summation of the era that, more than any other, shaped our own.
Penguin Publishing Group; December 2006
ISBN 9781440684500
Read online, or download in secure EPUB
Title: The Cold War
Author: John Lewis Gaddis
  • News
The Consistent Incoherence of Grand Strategy - War on the Rocks
Thu, 01 Sep 2016 21:23:08 -0700
War on the RocksThe Consistent Incoherence of Grand StrategyWar on the RocksThe back half details the fall and rise of grand ...
History, Empathy, and Race in America - Patheos (blog)
Thu, 25 Aug 2016 06:12:41 -0700
Patheos (blog)History, Empathy, and Race in AmericaPatheos (blog)Fea included a powerful quote from Cold War historian John ...
Ronald Reagan, Pope John Paul II and the Alliance That Won the Cold War - U.S. News & World Report
Thu, 24 Sep 2015 09:00:35 -0700
U.S. News & World ReportRonald Reagan, Pope John Paul II and the Alliance That Won the Cold WarU.S. News & World ReportRonald ...