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Author Garthoff, Raymond L.

Title A journey through the Cold War [electronic resource] : a memoir of containment and coexistence / Raymond L. Garthoff.

Imprint Washington, D.C. : Brookings Institution Press, c2001.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xv, 416 p.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Preface : why this memoir? -- The Cold War begins : the formative years, 1945-50 -- The view from a think tank : Soviet affairs expert at RAND -- The thaw : observing the Soviet Union after Stalin -- CIA and intelligence analysis and estimates -- "Foreign affairs adviser" at the Pentagon -- Intelligence excursions in the Soviet Union -- The espionage game -- Department of State : the Kennedy years (I) -- Department of State : the Kennedy years (II) -- The Cuban Missile Crisis : turning point of the Cold War -- Department of State : the Johnson years -- The diplomacy of East-West relations -- Negotiating on strategic arms : SALT and the ABM Treaty -- Developing détente in U.S.-Soviet relations -- Inspecting the American conduct of foreign relations -- Ambassador to Bulgaria -- The decline and collapse of the détente of the 1970s -- Witness to the Cold War endgame : 1980-90 -- Reflections on the Cold War -- Epilogue : a personal reminiscence.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Garthoff, Raymond L.
Ambassadors -- United States -- Biography.
Intelligence officers -- United States -- Biography.
Ambassadors -- Bulgaria -- Biography.
Cold War.
National security -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
World politics -- 1945-1989.
United States -- Foreign relations -- Soviet Union.
Soviet Union -- Foreign relations -- United States.
United States -- Foreign relations -- 1945-1989.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 0815701020 (cloth : alk. paper)
0815701012 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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