New From the CWIHP Book Series: A Distant Front in the Cold War: The USSR in West Africa and the Congo, 1956-1964Nov 30, 2010
A new book published by the Woodrow Wilson Center Press reveals West Africa as a significant site of Cold War conflict in the late 1950s and early 1960s.
In the Shadow of the Bomb: Nuclear Proliferation Policies in the Middle East During the Reagan Administration
Azeredo da Silveira: um Depoimento (Azeredo da Silveira: A Testimony)
The Evolution of Neoconservative Thinking on US Nuclear Policy in the 1970s and 1980s
Application Deadline: Monday, 15 November 2010
The turbulent recent history and the expanding historiography on 20th century Balkans have prompted the Centre for the International Affairs, Diplomacy and Strategy London School of Economics and Political Science and the Konstantinos Karamanlis Institute for Democracy to organize an international conference that will study the region in the context of the Cold War.
The articles highlight the East German attitudes towards Kim Jong Il's succession in the early 1970s, drawing a parallel between the events some 36 years ago with the current question of Kim Jong Un's succession.
Deals, Denials and Declassification: Israeli-South African Nuclear Collaboration
NKIDP Project Coordinator <b>James Person</b> is featured on the PBS television series <i>History Detectives</i>Sep 17, 2010
Person provided details of prisoner exchanges during the war and of efforts to secure an armistice.
The University of Nottingham's School of American and Canadian Studies has issued a call for papers for the 29-30 April 2011 international conference Landscapes of Secrecy: The CIA in History, Fiction and Memory.