Cold War Publications

The History of North Korean Attitudes toward Nuclear Weapons

Jul 07, 2011
CWIHP e-Dossier No. 14 contains documents from the Archive of the Foreign Ministry of the Russian Federation and the Hungarian State Archive, recently obtained and translated by the Korea Initiative of the Cold War International History Project.

New Evidence on the 1989 Crisis in Romania

Jul 07, 2011
In CWIHP e-Dossier No. 5, translated Romanian documents shed new light on the December 1989 toppling and execution of Romanian dictator Nicolae Ceausescu.
The Cold War in East Asia, 1945-1991, edited by Tsuyoshi Hasegawa

The Cold War in East Asia: 1945-1991

Jul 07, 2011
Edited by Tsuyoshi Hasegawa, this volume studies Asia as a second front in the Cold War, examining how the United States, the Soviet Union, China, Japan, and North and South Korea interacted with one another and forged the conditions that were distinct from the Cold War in Europe.

The New Course in Hungary in 1953

Jul 07, 2011
CWIHP Working Paper No. 38
Failed Illusions: Moscow, Washington, Budapest, and the 1956 Hungarian Revolt by Charles Gati

Failed Illusions: Moscow, Washington, Budapest, and the 1956 Hungarian Revolt

Jul 07, 2011
The 1956 Hungarian revolution was a key event in the Cold War, demonstrating deep dissatisfaction with both the communist system and old-fashioned Soviet imperialism. Now, fifty years later, Charles Gati's new history of the revolt modifies our picture of what happened.

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