1st printing / edition. Large Hardcover. Photos. Maps. Chronology. Index. A volume in Cassell's History of Warfare series edited by John Keegan. Fine in a faintly rubbed Fine- dustjacket. Bright, tight and clean; no names, marks or tears; price intact. Appears unread. ISBN: 030435290X Uses Cold War scholarship and newly released government documents to illuminate Kennedy's approach to war and peace. Buchnummer des Verkäufers
In 1945 the world was left with the powerful image of nuclear conflict. Over the next 45 years the great powers prepared themselves for the war that never happened. Meanwhile they tested each others resolve in many limited conflicts from Korea and Vietnam to the Arab-Israeli Wars, the Falklands and the Gulf.
In this latest volume in the highly prestigious History of Warfare series, Professor Lawrence Freedman describes the fascinating nature of the cat-and-mouse game that was the Cold War.
Inhaltsangabe: A look at limited war and great power relations during the Cold War ¿ part of the Cassell History of Warfare series.
Titel: THE COLD WAR; A Military History.
Verlag: London: Cassell, 2001.
Buchbeschreibung London: Cassell, 2001. Illustrated. Cloth. With dustjacket. Hardbound. 4to. 223 pp. Met lit. opg. en index. (A very good copy). (booknr: 30995). Artikel-Nr. 30995