Détente and confrontation: American-Soviet relations from Nixon to Reagan

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Brookings Institution, 1985 - 1147 pages

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If you want a REALLY thoroughly researched textbook on American-Soviet relations during the Cold War, this is a great book. I would only recommend this for people who are highly interested in this time period, otherwise it can become dry and tedious. Read full review

Détente and confrontation: American-Soviet relations from Nixon to Reagan

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A retired Foreign Service Officer and Brookings fellow dissects Soviet-American relations from 1969 through 1984 to determine just what detente was, why it failed, and whether it has a future ... Read full review

Contents

Contexts Perspectives and Issues
1
The International Political Context
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The Strategic Context
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Garthoff is a retired senior fellow in the Foreign Policy Studies program at the Brookings Institution.

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