Cold War Events

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The China Diary of George H.W. Bush: The Making of a Global President

October 29, 2008 // 4:00pm5:30pm
Cold War International History Project
with author Jeffrey Engel, director of the George H. W. Bush School's Scowcroft Institute for International Affairs and assistant professor of history and public policy at Texas A&M
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King Hussein of Jordan: A Political Life

October 23, 2008 // 12:00pm2:00pm
Cold War International History Project
King Hussein of Jordan: A Political Life, featuring Nigel Ashton, senior lecturer in international history at the London School of Economics and Alexander Wieland from the State Department's Office of the Historian.
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The Czechoslovak Intelligence Services in the Cold War: New Documents from the Czech Archives

October 09, 2008 // 4:00pm5:30pm
Cold War International History Project
Pavel Zacek, Director, Institute for the Study of Totalitarian Regimes; Benjamin Fischer former chief historian, CIA
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Helsinki 1975 and the Transformation of Europe

September 23, 2008 // 4:00pm5:30pm
Cold War International History Project
Helsinki 1975 and the Transformation of Europe, featuring Oliver Bange, senior researcher and lecturer at the University of Mannheim, Germany

68/89: a photography exhibition to mark the 40th anniversary of the Soviet-led invasion of Czechoslovakia

August 21, 2008 // 12:00pm1:00pm
Cold War International History Project
68/89: a photography exhibition to mark the 40th anniversary of the Soviet-led invasion of the former Czechoslovakia featuring His Excellency Petr Kolar, Ambassador of the Czech Republic to the United States

Launch reception for The Encyclopedia of the Cold War

July 15, 2008 // 4:00pm6:00pm
Cold War International History Project
The Cold War International History Project is proud to host a reception to mark the publication of The Encyclopedia of the Cold War--the first major reference work to reflect advances in Cold War studies following the fall of the Soviet Union and the opening of archives around the world.
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Dealing with a Dictatorship: The United States and Hungary, 1956-1989

June 03, 2008 // 4:00pm5:00pm
Cold War International History Project
Dealing with a Dictatorship: The United States and Hungary, 1956-1989, featuring Laszlo Borhi, senior research fellow at the Hungarian Academy of Sciences' Institute of History.
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Foreign Relations of the United States, 1969-1976: European Security

May 06, 2008 // 4:00pm5:30pm
Cold War International History Project
Douglas E. Selvage, assistant professor of history at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, and editor of Foreign Relations of the United States, 1969-1976: Vol. XXXIX, European Security, 1969-1976, Edward C. Keefer, historian with the US Department of State's Office of the Historian, and general editor of the Foreign Relations of the United States series, and Svetlana Savranskaya, research fellow at George Washington University's National Security Archive.
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In from the Cold: Latin America's New Encounter with the Cold War

May 01, 2008 // 4:00pm5:30pm
Cold War International History Project
Gilbert Joseph, Yale University; Daniela Spenser, Centro de Investigaciones y Estudios Superiores en Antropología Social, Mexico City; Max Paul Friedman, American University; and Vojtech Mastny, National Security Archive, George Washington University.
Webcast

Henry Kissinger and the American Century

April 28, 2008 // 4:00pm5:30pm
Cold War International History Project
Jeremi Suri, professor of history at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and author of Henry Kissinger and the American Century, Melvyn P. Leffler, Edward Stettinius Professor of American History at the University of Virginia, and a former Wilson Center Public Policy Scholar, and Thomas Blanton, Director of the National Security Archive at George Washington University.

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