Encyclopedia of the Cold War

Encyclopedia of the Cold War

A Political, Social, and Military History

Book - 2008
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A comprehensive five-volume reference on the defining conflict of the second half of the 20th century, covering all aspects of the Cold War as it influenced events around the world.

âeuro;¢ 1,299 entries covering all facets of the Cold War from its origins to its aftermath, including all political, diplomatic, military, social, economic, and cultural aspects of the conflict

âeuro;¢ Over 200 internationally recognized contributors from around the world, many writing about events and issues from the perspective of their country of origin

âeuro;¢ Over 175 original documents-a collection that draws heavily on recently opened files from archives in China, Eastern Europe, and the former Soviet Union

âeuro;¢ More than 470 powerful images and illustrations plus 47 maps detailing specific military conflicts and movements of various groups

âeuro;¢ Indexes that are both alphabetically and categorically organized, covering people, places, events, weapons systems, and more

Publisher: Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, c2008
ISBN: 9781851097012
1851097015
Branch Call Number: 909.825 ENCYCLOPEDIA
Characteristics: 5 v. (xxxviii, 1969 p.) : ill., maps ; 29 cm
Additional Contributors: Tucker, Spencer 1937-

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