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Russia, the Soviet Union, and the United States

John Lewis Gaddis

Russia, the Soviet Union, and the United States

an interpretive history

by John Lewis Gaddis

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Published by Knopf in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States -- Foreign relations -- Soviet Union,
  • Soviet Union -- Foreign relations -- United States,
  • United States -- Foreign relations -- 20th century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJohn Lewis Gaddis.
    SeriesAmerica and the world
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE183.8.R9 G24
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 309 p. ;
    Number of Pages309
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14657643M
    ISBN 100471289108

    From the capricious reign of Catherine the Great and Alexander I to the provocative leadership of Mikhail Gorbachev, the author concentrates on the interplay between interests and ideologies in the relationship between the United States and the Soviet Union, in an even-handed, non-ideological narrative. The foundations of the Cold War were broader than just the ideological struggle between capitalism and communism. The Soviet Union had suffered terribly during World War II and was hungry to recover. Soviet leaders feared and distrusted the United States, which was the only country with the atomic bomb — and which had used it.

    Another volume in the series, Foreign Relations of the United States, , V. XV, Soviet Union, June August , includes numerous direct personal communications between President Nixon and Soviet Leader Brezhnev covering a host of issues, including clarifying the practical application of the SALT I and AMB agreements, arms control. With the dissolution of Soviet Union, the main goal of the Bush administration was economic and political stability and security for Russia, the Baltics, and the states of the former Soviet Union. Bush recognized all 12 independent republics and established diplomatic relations with Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Armenia and Kyrgyzstan.

    The Soviet Union - Federation or Empire?: Federation Or Empire? This book questions this interpretation, revisiting the theory of federation, and discussing actual examples of federations such as the United States, arguing that many federal unions, including the . The Soviet Union (short for the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics or USSR) was a single-party Marxist–Leninist laikipiatourism.com existed from until It was the first country to declare itself socialist and build towards a communist society. It was a union of 14 Soviet Socialist Republics and one Soviet Federative Socialist Republic (Russia).Capital and largest city: Moscow, 55°45′N 37°37′E / .


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