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    The Cold War (Cambridge Perspectives in History) (Paperback) By (author) Mike Sewell, Series edited by Richard Brown, Series edited by David Smith

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    DescriptionAn engaging range of period texts and theme books for AS and A Level history. The Cold War was an economic, ideological and political confrontation. There was no single cause, no single driving force and no single factor that brought it to an end. In this incisive and thought-provoking book, Mike Sewell examines the complex historiography surrounding the Cold War as well as the events and issues themselves. Topics include: the origins of the Cold War, the globalisation of the War culminating in the Cuban Missile Crisis, the period of detente which followed, and the end of the Cold War in the 1980s.


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    Title
    The Cold War
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Mike Sewell, Series edited by Richard Brown, Series edited by David Smith
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 159
    Width: 150 mm
    Height: 224 mm
    Thickness: 10 mm
    Weight: 281 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780521798082
    ISBN 10: 0521798086
    Classifications

    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: Y5.1
    BIC subject category V2: YQH
    BIC E4L: HIS
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 18000
    BIC E4L: NF11+
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 01
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 01
    Libri: I-HP
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/20CNTY
    Ingram Subject Code: HP
    B&T General Subject: 431
    BIC children’s book marketing category: E5N79
    DC22: 909.825
    BISAC V2.8: JNF025000
    B&T Modifier: Text Format: 06
    BISAC V2.8: EDU029050, HIS016000, HIS037070
    B&T Merchandise Category: UP
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/LATE20
    BISAC V2.8: POL011000
    DC22: 909.82/5
    LC subject heading:
    DC21: 327.091713
    LC classification: D843 .S43 2002
    Thema V1.0: JNU, JPS, YPA, YPJ, YPJH
    Edition statement
    New.
    Illustrations note
    1 colour book
    Publisher
    CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS
    Imprint name
    CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS
    Publication date
    11 March 2002
    Publication City/Country
    Cambridge
    Table of contents
    List of abbreviations; Introduction; 1. Origins of the Cold War to 1947; 2. The Cold War takes shape, 1947-51; 3. Brinkmanship, 1951-63; 4. The Cuban Missile Crisis, hinge of the Cold War, 1962; 5. Detente, 1963-75; 6. Renewed confrontation, 1975-85; 7. The end of the Cold War; Conclusion; Select bibliography; Index.