Cover, Director's Note, and Table of Contents

Jul 07, 2011
Director's Note by Christian F. Ostermann***Table of Contents*** more

New Evidence on the End of the Cold War

Jul 07, 2011
New Evidence on the Soviet Factor in the Peaceful Revolutions of 1989 by Vladislav M. Zubok***On the Eve: A Glimpse Inside the Politburo at the End of 1988*** The Tbilisi Massacre, April 1989: Documents*** Soviet Approaches to Eastern Europe at the Beginning of 1989 by Jacques Lévesque ***The Political Transition in Hungary, 1989-90 by Csaba Békés and Melinda Kalmár ***Hungarian Secret Police Memorandum, May 1989***Poland 1986-1989: From "Cooptation" to "Negotiated Revolution" by Pawel Machcewicz ***The Fall of the Wall: The Unintended Dissolution of East Germany's Ruling Regime by Hans-Hermann Hertle ***1989: Bulgarian Transition to Pluralist Democracy by Jordan Baev ***Czechoslovak November 1989 by Oldrich Tuma ***Czechoslovak Regime Documents on the Velvet Revolution***"We Are the Opponents of Violence... We Want to Live as Dignifed and Free People" ***The Last Days of a Dictator by Mircea Munteanu***At Historic Crossroads: Documents on the December 1989 Malta Summit*** more

New Evidence on the Cold War in Asia

Jul 07, 2011
The Khrushchev-Mao Conversations, 31 July - 3 August 1958 and 2 October 1959 by Vladislav M. Zubok***Le Duan and the Break with China introduction by Stein Tonnesson***Document: "Comrade B on the Plot of the Reactionary Chinese Clique Against Vietnam translated and annotated by Christopher E. Goscha*** more

New Evidence on Cold War Military History

Jul 07, 2011
Planning for Nuclear War: The Czechoslovak War Plan of 1964 by Petr Lunak***"Operation Atom" The Soviet Union's Stationing of Nuclear Missiles in the German Democratic Republic, 1959 by Matthias Uhl and Vladimir I. Ivkin*** more

New Evidence on the Iran Crisis 1945-46

Jul 07, 2011
From the Baku Archives*** more

New Evidence from the Former Yugoslav Archives

Jul 07, 2011
The Tito-Khrushchev Correspondence, 1954*** more

Research Notes and Conference Reports

Jul 07, 2011
The Moldovan Communist Party Archives by Jim Hershberg***Moldova, Romania and the Soviet Invasion of Czechoslovakia by Mark Kramer***The Sino-Soviet Alliance: New Publications by David Wolff***Policymakers and the Cold War's End: Micro and Macro Assessments of Contingency by Richard K. Hermann and Richard Ned Lebow***Conference on Cold War Endgame by Fred I. Greenstein and William C. Wohlforth***New Evidence on China, Southeast Asia and the Vietnam War: Conference Report by Priscilla Roberts***Update on the Stasi Archives by Gary Bruce***Western Intelligence Gathering and the Division of German Science by Paul Maddrell***Letters to the Editor*** more

Cover, Introduction, and Table of Contents

Jul 07, 2011
Editor's Note by Christian F. Ostermann*** more

New Evidence on the Polish Crisis 1980-1981

Jul 07, 2011
Introduction by Malcolm Byrne ***Jaruzelski, the Soviet Union, and the Imposition of Martial Law in Poland: New Light on the Mystery of December 1981 by Mark Kramer ***The Anoshkin Notebook on the Polish Crisis, December 1981 translation and annotation by Mark Kramer, commentary by Wojciech Jaruzelski ***"The Assistance Of Warsaw Pact Forces Is Not Ruled Out" by Pawel Machcewicz ***Reflections on the Polish Crisis by Francis J. Meehan ***Colonel Kuklinski and the Polish Crisis, 1980-81 by Mark Kramer ***The Czechoslovak Communist Regime and The Polish Crisis 1980-1981 by Oldrich Tuma ***The Hungarian Party Leadership and the Polish Crisis of 1980-1981 by Janos Tischler ***Moscow's Man in the SED Politburo and the Crisis in Poland in Autumn of 1980 by Michael Kubina ***Bulgaria and the Political Crises in Czechoslovakia (1968) and Poland (1980/1981) by Jordan Baev ***"In Case Military Assistance Is Provided To Poland": Soviet Preparations for Military Contingencies, August 1980 introduced and translated by Mark Kramer ***More Documents on the Polish Crisis, 1980-1981*** more

New Evidence on Poland in the Early Cold War

Jul 07, 2011
The Conversation between Wladyslaw Gomulka and Jozef Stalin on 14 November 1945 by Andrzej Werblan***The Polish Contribution to the Victory of the "Prague Coup" in February 1948 by Andrzej Paczkowski***Stalin as Editor: The Soviet Dictator's Secret Changes to the Polish Constitution of 1952 by Krzysztof Persak*** more



The Future of Higher Education

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Jeff Abernathy and Richard Morrill discuss how colleges and universities are dealing with rapidly rising costs and how the United States can still compete for students in a globalized environment.