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From the Cold War to a New Era: The United States and the Soviet Union, 1983-1991

From the Cold War to a New Era The United States and the Soviet Union An updated edition of Don Oberdorfer s acclaimed book The Turn First published in as The Turn this is the gripping narrative history of the most important international development of our time

  • Title: From the Cold War to a New Era: The United States and the Soviet Union, 1983-1991
  • Author: Don Oberdorfer
  • ISBN: 9780801859229
  • Page: 203
  • Format: Paperback
  • An updated edition of Don Oberdorfer s acclaimed book, The Turn First published in 1991 as The Turn, this is the gripping narrative history of the most important international development of our time the passage of the United States and the Soviet Union from the Cold War to a new era Don Oberdorfer makes the reader a privileged behind the scenes spectator as U.S and SovAn updated edition of Don Oberdorfer s acclaimed book, The Turn First published in 1991 as The Turn, this is the gripping narrative history of the most important international development of our time the passage of the United States and the Soviet Union from the Cold War to a new era Don Oberdorfer makes the reader a privileged behind the scenes spectator as U.S and Soviet leaders take each other s measure and slowly set about their historic task Oberdorfer writes diplomatic history with a vital difference extraordinary intimacy made possible by comprehensive interviews with major figures on both sides and exclusive material from a host of other sources.Now this widely praised book is available in a new, updated paperback edition that continues the narrative up to the dramatic collapse of the Soviet Union Replete with revealing portraits of historical personalities, as riveting as a spy thriller, this is an enthralling record of history in the making.

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    1 thought on “From the Cold War to a New Era: The United States and the Soviet Union, 1983-1991

    1. This book is a good, if somewhat depressing, reminder of the hope that followed the collapse of the Soviet Union. I learned a lot about the diplomacy of Presidents Reagan and Bush, and it gave me a much greater appreciation of Gorbachev, who is usually seen as sort of a hapless reformer.One paragraph I underscored, which I think does a good job of showing the optimism of the times:"When 1989 began, Europe was divided from East to West along the lines that had been established in the aftermath of [...]

    2. This was one of the best books on U.S.-Soviet relations that I have read, and I've examined quite a number of them since that is one of my favorite areas of history to study. The final chapter on the actual end of the Soviet Union is not as good as the rest of the book, but overall this book is incredibly compelling. It provides good background on the Reagan administration coming into office feeling as if the Soviet Union was overtaking the U.S. and trying to push back. George Schultz's role is [...]

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