A Hard and Bitter Peace: A Global History of the Cold War by Edward H. Judge,John W. Langdon

By Edward H. Judge,John W. Langdon

This entire textual content presents a balanced survey of the chilly conflict in a really worldwide framework. Presenting not just Soviet and Western views, but in addition the outlooks of peoples and leaders all through Asia, the center East, Africa, and Latin the United States, Edward H. pass judgement on and John W. Langdon supply in-depth therapy of imperialism, anti-imperialism, decolonization, nationwide liberation struggles, and their chilly warfare connections. The authors discover the historical past and context for all significant advancements through the period, in addition to tablet biographies and personality analyses of key figures. Tracing the chilly conflict from its roots in East–West tensions ahead of and through international battle II via its origins within the speedy postwar period, the e-book concludes with the Cold War’s legacy, which keeps this day. Written in a transparent and full of life type, this compelling textual content will deliver the period to existence for readers who didn’t adventure its dramas and crises directly.

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