Competing With The Soviets

Author: Audra J. Wolfe
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 142140771X
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The high-tech machinery of nuclear physics and the space race are at the center of this story, but Audra J. Wolfe also examines the surrogate battlefield of scientific achievement in such diverse fields as urban planning, biology, and ...

Cold War

Author: Carole K. Fink
Publisher: Westview Press
ISBN: 081335062X
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The second edition reflects the latest research and scholarship and offers additional information about the post-Cold War period, including the "new Cold War" with Russia.

Soldiers Of Reason

Author: Alex Abella
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780156033442
Size: 72.76 MB
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An in-depth history of the RAND Corporation describes the behind-the-scenes role of the secretive think tank in shaping American political policy for six decades, detailing its origins, the part it played during the Cold War, and its ...

Cinematic Cold War

Author: Tony Shaw
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780700620203
Size: 67.18 MB
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The first book-length survey of cinema's vital role in the Cold War cultural combat between the U.S. and the USSR.

The Noble Hustle

Author: Colson Whitehead
Publisher: Anchor
ISBN: 0385537069
Size: 28.60 MB
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From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Underground Railroad In 2011, Grantland magazine gave bestselling novelist Colson Whitehead $10,000 to play at the World Series of Poker in Las Vegas.

Arming Mother Nature

Author: Jacob Darwin Hamblin
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199740054
Size: 54.49 MB
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This book links environmental warfare to the environmental crises of the 1970s and beyond.

The Craft Of Intelligence

Author: Allen Dulles
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1599215772
Size: 40.54 MB
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He spells out not only the techniques of modern espionage but also the philosophy and role of intelligence in a free society threatened by global conspiracies.This is a book for readers who seek wider understanding of the contribution of ...

Diaspora And Transnationalism

Author: Rainer Bauböck
Publisher: Amsterdam University Press
ISBN: 9089642382
Size: 29.85 MB
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Although originally referring to quite different phenomena, they increasingly overlap today. Such inflation of meanings goes hand in hand with a danger of essentialising collective identities. This book analyses this topic.

An Introduction To Global Studies

Author: Patricia J. Campbell
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1444329588
Size: 77.23 MB
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In addition to exploring competing conceptions of globalization, the book reflects the interdisciplinary nature of the field of global studies, with coverage of such topics as the nation-state system, international organizations, human ...

The Cambridge History Of The Cold War

Author: Melvyn P. Leffler
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521837197
Size: 59.89 MB
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This volume examines the origins and early years of the Cold War in the first comprehensive historical reexamination of the period.