Cold War Publications

Rebellious Satellite: Poland 1956 by Pawel Machcewicz

Rebellious Satellite: Poland 1956

Jul 07, 2011
Paweł Machcewicz offers a social history of the mass movements that prompted political change and altered Polish-Soviet relations in 1956 but avoided a Soviet armed response. He focuses on the people's expression of grievances, and even riots; as opposed to "top-level" activities such as internal Communist Party struggles.
Confronting Vietnam: Soviet Policy toward the Indochina Conflict, 1954–1963, by Ilya V. Gaiduk

Confronting Vietnam: Soviet Policy toward the Indochina Conflict, 1954-1963

Jul 07, 2011
Ilya V. Gaiduk examines the Soviet approach to the Vietnam conflict between the 1954 Geneva conference on Indochina and late 1963, when the overthrow of the South Vietnamese president Ngo Dinh Diem and the assassination of John F. Kennedy radically transformed the conflict.

"Why Keep Such an Army?" Khrushchev's Troop Reductions

Jul 07, 2011
CWHIP Working Paper No. 19

Moscow's Surprise: The Soviet-Israeli Alliance of 1947-1949

Jul 07, 2011
CWIHP Working Paper No. 46

Operation Manuel: Czechoslovakia and Cuba

Jul 07, 2011
CWIHP e-Dossier No. 7

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