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The Latest from the Cold War International History Project

Twenty-Fifth Anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall

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Nov 09, 2014
Documents for the twenty-fifth anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. more

Sino-West German Relations during the Mao Era

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Nov 03, 2014
Bernd Schaefer introduces newly translated documents from West German archives to explore the convergence of interests between Mao Zedong's China and politicians in West Germany in the 1970s. more

China's First Bomb and the International Response

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Oct 30, 2014
NPIHP partner East China Normal University hosted a conference on "China's First Bomb and the International Response." more

Offsite Event: Scholarly Research, Writing, and Publishing 25 Years After the Collapse of Communism

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Oct 29, 2014
Moderated by the Executive Director of the National Security Archive, this panel will explore how scholarly research on Russia/the former Soviet Union & Central/Eastern Europe has changed over the last 25 years. What are the current challenges, successes, and failures in this rich area of interdisciplinary study? more
Portrait of R.F. "Pik" Botha

Advance Warning: Reagan and South Africa's Nuclear Testing Promise

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Oct 29, 2014
Or Rabinowitz explores the nuclear understanding between Ronald Reagan and South African Foreign Minister R.F. "Pik" Botha on South African Nuclear testing. more

Experts & Staff

  • Christian F. Ostermann // Director, History and Public Policy Program; Global Europe; Cold War International History Project; North Korea Documentation Project; Nuclear Proliferation International History Project
  • Laura Deal // Catalog Specialist
  • Pieter Biersteker // Editorial Assistant
  • Charles Kraus // Program Assistant
  • Evan Pikulski // Program Assistant
  • Roy O. Kim // Program Assistant
  • James Person // Deputy Director, History and Public Policy Program; Cold War International History Project; North Korea Documentation Project; Nuclear Proliferation International History Project