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- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 135.00
This book is not about the events of 1989, but about 1989 as a world event. Starting with the fall of the Berlin Wall and the collapse of the Soviet bloc it examines the historical significance and the world brought about by 1989. When the Cold War ended in Europe it ushered in a world in which the international agenda is set outside Europe, in... more...
- Hodder Education 2002; US$ 22.38
This second edition has been updated to take account of recent historical research into the period, including up-to-date interpretations relating to the Cuban Missile Crisis. The author also provides an analysis of the extent to which the Cold War had an impact on America's political institutions and society. more...
- Hodder Education 2013; US$ 30.38
This series has taken the clarity, accessibility, reliability and in-depth analysis of our best-selling Access to History series and tailor-made it for the History IB Diploma. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 55.95
This book asks the reader to reassess the Cold War not just as superpower conflict and high diplomacy, but as social and cultural history. It makes cross-cultural comparisons of the socio cultural aspects of the Cold War across the East/West block divide, dealing with issues including broadcasting, public opinion, and the production and consumption... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2009; US$ 95.00
Civil defence was an integral part of Britain's modern history. Throughout the cold war it was a central response of the British Government to the threat of war. This book will be the first history of the preparations to fight a nuclear war taken in Britain between the end of the Second World War and 1968. more...
- OUP Oxford 2012; US$ 124.99
After Empires describes how the end of colonial empires and the changes in international politics and economies after decolonization affected the European integration process. Until now, studies on European integration have often focussed on the search for peaceful relations among the European nations, particularly between Germany and France, or examined... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 50.95
Did the U.S. really "win" the Cold War? Is the fall of Communism only a temporary setback for Marxism, or has the freemarket prevailed, once and for all? In this work, the last ten years are examined by the most important Marxist scholars and journalists. more...
- Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht 2012; US$ 66.33
Hauptbeschreibung Im Juli 1956 verstaatlichte der ägyptische Staatspräsident Nasser den Suezkanal und stürzte damit den Nahen Osten und auch die NATO in eine der schwersten Krisen der 1950er Jahre. Obwohl der Suezkanal außerhalb des eigentlichen NATO-Vertragsgebietes lag, war er zentral für die Ölversorgung Westeuropas.... more...
- Hamburger Edition HIS 2012; US$ 32.23
Hauptbeschreibung Im emotionalen Zentrum des Kalten Krieges stehen die Angst vor Nuklearwaffen und das politische Spiel mit der Angst - "Angst Haben" und "Angst Machen". Gerade von den Mitteln, die größtmögliche Sicherheit gewährleisten sollten, ging maximale Gefahr aus. Wer glaubwürdig abschrecken wollte, musste den Gegner einschüchtern, verunsichern... more...