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The Cold War, Louise I. Gerdes, book editor

Label
The Cold War
Title
The Cold War
Statement of responsibility
Louise I. Gerdes, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book includes an introductory essay on the Cold War and a collection of speeches by Winston Churchill, Harry S. Truman, Mao Tse-tung, Nikita Khrushchev, Dean Rusk, John F. Kennedy, Albert Einstein, Dwight D. Eisenhower, and many others
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
909.82/5
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
D843
LC item number
.C57724 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Gerdes, Louise I.
Series statement
Great speeches in history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cold War
  • United States
  • Europe
  • Soviet Union
  • World politics
Label
The Cold War, Louise I. Gerdes, book editor
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy036/2002034718.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 244-248) and index
Contents
  • Margaret Chase Smith
  • Ch. 1 The fear of Communist aggression :
  • An iron curtain divides Europe
  • Winston Churchill
  • Protecting Greece and Turkey from Communist aggression
  • Harry S. Truman
  • The State Department is infested with Communists
  • Joseph R. McCarthy
  • Trial by accusation is dangerous to the nation
  • Dean Rusk
  • Saying "no" to Yankee imperialism
  • Ernesto "Che" Guevara
  • Facing the Cuban Missile Crisis
  • John F. Kennedy
  • The Vietnam War is indefensible
  • Eugene McCarthy
  • Ch.2 Coercion, conflict, and crisis :
  • Appeasing China means surrendering to Communism
  • Douglas MacArthur
  • A victory over U.S. aggression in Korea
  • Mao Tse-tung
  • American colonialism threatens world peace
  • Nikita Khrushchev
  • Communist nations threaten freedom worldwide
  • Edward J. Bloustein
  • Ch. 3 The threat of nuclear war :
  • The menace of mass destruction
  • Albert Einstein
  • The peaceful use of atomic power
  • Dwight D. Eisenhower
  • Nuclear testing must be stopped
  • Adlai Stevenson
  • The American people must act to prevent a nuclear holocaust
  • Ronald Reagan
  • Transforming the Soviet Union
  • Mikhail Gorbachev
  • Ch. 4 The struggle for peace :
  • A message to the people of the Soviet Union
  • Richard M. Nixon
  • Meeting new global challenges
  • Henry Kissinger
  • Building a relationship with China
  • Walter F. Mondale
  • The struggle against totalitarianism
  • Wolfgang Thierse
  • Ch. 5 The Berlin Wall, symbol of the Cold War :
  • A call for action against the building of the Berlin Wall
  • Thomas J. Dodd
  • Berlin reflects the struggle between freedom and oppression
  • John F. Kennedy
  • Tear down this Wall
  • Ronald Reagan
  • Remembering the Wall
Control code
ocm50604930
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
255 p.
Isbn
9780737708691
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2002034718
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 659291
  • (OCoLC)50604930
Label
The Cold War, Louise I. Gerdes, book editor
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy036/2002034718.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 244-248) and index
Contents
  • Margaret Chase Smith
  • Ch. 1 The fear of Communist aggression :
  • An iron curtain divides Europe
  • Winston Churchill
  • Protecting Greece and Turkey from Communist aggression
  • Harry S. Truman
  • The State Department is infested with Communists
  • Joseph R. McCarthy
  • Trial by accusation is dangerous to the nation
  • Dean Rusk
  • Saying "no" to Yankee imperialism
  • Ernesto "Che" Guevara
  • Facing the Cuban Missile Crisis
  • John F. Kennedy
  • The Vietnam War is indefensible
  • Eugene McCarthy
  • Ch.2 Coercion, conflict, and crisis :
  • Appeasing China means surrendering to Communism
  • Douglas MacArthur
  • A victory over U.S. aggression in Korea
  • Mao Tse-tung
  • American colonialism threatens world peace
  • Nikita Khrushchev
  • Communist nations threaten freedom worldwide
  • Edward J. Bloustein
  • Ch. 3 The threat of nuclear war :
  • The menace of mass destruction
  • Albert Einstein
  • The peaceful use of atomic power
  • Dwight D. Eisenhower
  • Nuclear testing must be stopped
  • Adlai Stevenson
  • The American people must act to prevent a nuclear holocaust
  • Ronald Reagan
  • Transforming the Soviet Union
  • Mikhail Gorbachev
  • Ch. 4 The struggle for peace :
  • A message to the people of the Soviet Union
  • Richard M. Nixon
  • Meeting new global challenges
  • Henry Kissinger
  • Building a relationship with China
  • Walter F. Mondale
  • The struggle against totalitarianism
  • Wolfgang Thierse
  • Ch. 5 The Berlin Wall, symbol of the Cold War :
  • A call for action against the building of the Berlin Wall
  • Thomas J. Dodd
  • Berlin reflects the struggle between freedom and oppression
  • John F. Kennedy
  • Tear down this Wall
  • Ronald Reagan
  • Remembering the Wall
Control code
ocm50604930
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
255 p.
Isbn
9780737708691
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2002034718
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 659291
  • (OCoLC)50604930

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