The Cold War /

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by Gottfried, Ted.
[ 01. English Non Fiction ] Published by : Twenty-First Century Books, (Brookfield, Conn. :) Physical details: 160 p. : ill. ; 27 cm. Subject(s): World politics --1945- | Cold War. | World politics. | Soviet Union --Foreign relations --1945-1991. Year : 2003 01. English Non Fiction Item type : 01. English Non Fiction
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Bluefield High School 947.084 GOT Available

Includes bibliographical references and index.

The opening round -- The last days of Stalin -- Beria and Malenkov -- Khrushchev and Bulganin -- Steps to a wall -- The brink of war -- The fall of Khrushchev -- The Brezhnev era (I) -- The Brezhnev era (II) -- A dying leadership -- Gorbachev and Chernobyl -- The final days.

Focuses on Soviet politics in the period between the end of World War II and the collapse of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR), known as the Cold War.