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Preponderance of Power: National Security, the Truman Administration, and the Cold War

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“Magisterial . . . This book is without question a major achievement. It is a masterly work of synthesis, weaving together in a single coherent study the various and often contradictory trends in previous historical writing on the Cold Wars origins. It is indefatigably researched . . . and most important, it is an intellectually honest work. . . . A fine book.”—The Atlantic

“A brilliant new book. . . . An invaluable contribution.”—The Nation

Synopsis:

This is the most comprehensive history to date of the Truman Administration's progressive embroilment in the cold war, and it presents a stunning new interpretation of U.S. national security policy during the formative stages of the Soviet-American rivalry. Illustrated with 15 halftones and 10 maps.

Synopsis:

This is the most comprehensive history to date of the Truman administration's progressive embroilment in the Cold War.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780804722186
Author:
Leffler, Melvyn P.
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
Author:
Sherwin, Martin
Author:
Leffler, Melvyn
Subject:
History
Subject:
United states
Subject:
United States - General
Subject:
International Relations
Subject:
United States - 20th Century
Subject:
United States - 20th Century (1945 to present)
Subject:
International Relations - General
Subject:
United States - 20th Century (1945 to 2000)
Subject:
US History - 20th Century
Edition Number:
1
Edition Description:
1
Series:
Stanford Nuclear Age Series
Publication Date:
19930731
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
Language:
English
Illustrations:
28 half-tones 9 maps
Pages:
712
Dimensions:
9.51x6.62x1.78 in. 2.49 lbs.

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This is the most comprehensive history to date of the Truman Administration's progressive embroilment in the cold war, and it presents a stunning new interpretation of U.S. national security policy during the formative stages of the Soviet-American rivalry. Illustrated with 15 halftones and 10 maps.
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