Coverart for item
The Resource The end of the Cold War, 1985-1991, Robert Service

The end of the Cold War, 1985-1991, Robert Service

Label
The end of the Cold War, 1985-1991
Title
The end of the Cold War, 1985-1991
Statement of responsibility
Robert Service
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"A British historian and author investigates the final years of the Cold War from both sides of the Iron Curtain, discussing the relationship between Reagan and Gorbachev whose unprecedented, historic cooperation worked against the odds to end the arms race,"--NoveList
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
909.828
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The end of the Cold War, 1985-1991, Robert Service
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"First published 2015 in the United Kingdom by Macmillan, an imprint of Pan Macmillan"--Title-page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [501]-622) and index
Contents
Ronald Reagan -- Plans for Armageddon -- The Reaganauts -- The American challenge -- Symptoms recognized, cures rejected -- Cracks in the ice : Eastern Europe -- The Soviet quarantine -- NATO and its friends -- World communism and the peace movement -- In the Soviet waiting room -- Mikhail Gorbachev -- The Moscow reform team -- One foot on the accelerator -- To Geneva -- Presenting the Soviet package -- American rejection -- The stalled interaction -- The Strategic Defense Initiative -- The lost summer -- Summit in Reykjavik -- The month of muffled drums -- The Soviet package untied -- The big four -- Getting to know the enemy -- Sticking points -- Grinding out the treaty -- Calls to Western Europe -- Eastern Europe : perplexity and protest -- The leaving of Afghanistan -- Spokes in the wheel -- Reagan's window of departure -- The fifth man -- The other continent : Asia -- Epitaph for world communism -- Revolution in Eastern Europe -- The Malta Summit -- Redrawing the map of Europe -- The new Germany -- Baltic triangle -- The third man breaks loose -- A new world order? -- Endings -- Postscript
Control code
zzv143 b1625024
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxii, 643 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781610394994
Lccn
2015942161
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)903675822
Label
The end of the Cold War, 1985-1991, Robert Service
Publication
Copyright
Note
"First published 2015 in the United Kingdom by Macmillan, an imprint of Pan Macmillan"--Title-page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [501]-622) and index
Contents
Ronald Reagan -- Plans for Armageddon -- The Reaganauts -- The American challenge -- Symptoms recognized, cures rejected -- Cracks in the ice : Eastern Europe -- The Soviet quarantine -- NATO and its friends -- World communism and the peace movement -- In the Soviet waiting room -- Mikhail Gorbachev -- The Moscow reform team -- One foot on the accelerator -- To Geneva -- Presenting the Soviet package -- American rejection -- The stalled interaction -- The Strategic Defense Initiative -- The lost summer -- Summit in Reykjavik -- The month of muffled drums -- The Soviet package untied -- The big four -- Getting to know the enemy -- Sticking points -- Grinding out the treaty -- Calls to Western Europe -- Eastern Europe : perplexity and protest -- The leaving of Afghanistan -- Spokes in the wheel -- Reagan's window of departure -- The fifth man -- The other continent : Asia -- Epitaph for world communism -- Revolution in Eastern Europe -- The Malta Summit -- Redrawing the map of Europe -- The new Germany -- Baltic triangle -- The third man breaks loose -- A new world order? -- Endings -- Postscript
Control code
zzv143 b1625024
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxii, 643 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781610394994
Lccn
2015942161
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)903675822

Library Locations

    • Brandon Twp Public LibraryBorrow it
      304 South Street, Ortonville, MI, 48462, US
      42.848287 -83.448942

Library Links

Processing Feedback ...