CWIHP Document Readers

Large collections of documents complied by the Cold War International History Project for scholarly conferences and events.

Issues in this Series

The Euromissiles Crisis and the End of the Cold War: 1977-1987

Timothy McDonnell
A CWIHP Document Reader compiled for the international conference "The Euromissiles Crisis and the End of the Cold War: 1977-1987" Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Rome, Italy, 10-12 December 2009

From Global Politics to Human Rights: The CSCE Follow up Meeting, Belgrade, 1977

Mircea Munteanu and Kristina N. Terzieva
A CWIHP Document Reader compiled for the international conference "30 Years since the First CSCE Follow-up Meeting in Belgrade 1977/78," Belgrade, Sava Center, March 8–10, 2008

The End of the Cold War

Mircea Munteanu
A CWIHP Document Reader compiled for the International Conference "The End of the Cold War," Paris, 15-17 June 2006

The 1954 Geneva Conference

A CWIHP Document Reader compiled for the international conference "New Evidence on the 1954 Geneva Conference on Indochina," Washington D.C., 17-18 February 2006

The Congo Crisis, 1960-1961

Lise Namikas and Sergey Mazov
A CWIHP Document Reader compiled for the international conference "The Congo Crisis, 1960-1961," Washington D.C. 23-24 September 2004

The Origins, Conduct, and Impact of the Iran-Iraq War, 1980-1988

A CWIHP-NSA Document Reader compiled for the international conference "The Origins, Conduct, and Impact of the Iran-Iraq War, 1980-1988," Washington, D.C. 19 July 2004

The Road to Helsinki

Hedwig Giusto, Mircea Munteanu, and Christian F. Ostermann
A CWIHP Document Reader compiled for the international Conference "The Road to Helsinki, The Early Steps to the CSCE," Florence, Italy, 29-30 September 2003

Romania and the Warsaw Pact, 1955-1989

Mircea Munteanu
A CWIHP Document Reader compiled for the International Conference "Romania and the Warsaw Pact," 3-6 October 2002, Bucharest, Romania.

The Rise of Detente

Mircea Munteanu, Hedwig Giusto, and Christian F. Ostermann
A CWIHP Document Reader compiled for the international conference "NATO, the Warsaw Pact and the Rise of Detente, 1965-1972," Dobiaco/Toblach Italy, 26-28 September 2002

Towards an International History of the War in Afghanistan, 1979-1989

Christian F. Ostermann and Mircea Munteanu
A CWIHP Document Reader compiled for the international conference "Towards an International History of the War in Afghanistan, 1979-1989" Washington D.C. 29-30 April 2002

From Helsinki to Gorbachev, 1975-1985

Mircea Munteanu and Barbara Zanchetta
CWIHP Document Reader compiled for the international conference "From Helsinki to Gorbachev, 1975-1985: The Globalization of the Bipolar Confrontation" Artimino, Italy, 27-29 April 2006.

The Democratic Revolution in Czechoslovakia

Vilem Precan and Derek Paton
A CWIHP Document Reader compiled for the international conference "The Democratic Revolution in Czechoslovakia, Its Precondition, Course, and Immediate Repercussions, 1987-1989," Prague, Czech Republic, 14-16 October 1999

Political Transition in Hungary, 1989-1990

Csaba Bekes and Malcolm Byrne
A CWIHP Document Reader compiled for the international conference "Political Transition in Hungary, 1989-1990," Budapest, Hungary, 12 June 1999

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