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America, the Vietnam War, and the World
Language: en
Pages: 371
Authors: Andreas W. Daum, Lloyd C. Gardner, Wilfried Mausbach
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-07-14 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Publisher's description: "This book presents new perspectives on the Vietnam War, its global repercussions, and the role of this war in modern history. The volume reveals 'America's War' as an international event that reverberated all over the world: in domestic settings of numerous nation-states, combatants and non-combatants alike, as well
The Cold War
Language: en
Pages: 104
Authors: Richard Brownell
Categories: Young Adult Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-10-24 - Publisher: Greenhaven Publishing LLC

In today's worlds of drones, military strikes, and weapons of mass destruction, it's difficult to imagine a nonviolent war of constant hostility between world super powers. Readers will be intrigued by this conflict known as the Cold War. They will learn that it was a geopolitical, ideological, and economic struggle
The Global Cold War
Language: en
Pages: 100
Authors: Patrick Glenn, Bryan Gibson
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-07-05 - Publisher: CRC Press

For those who lived through the Cold War period, and for many of the historians who study it, it seemed self-evident that the critical incidents that determined its course took place in the northern hemisphere, specifically in the face-off between NATO and the Warsaw Pact in Europe. In this view,
Peace, War, and Computers
Language: en
Pages: 213
Authors: Chris Hables Gray
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Psychology Press

Computers are at the heart of war today, but even the best missile defense system envisioned by the military would have been useless against box-cutters on September 11. Creator of the cult classic Cyborg Handbook and author of Cyborg Citizen, hailed by Wired magazine as "a ripping good yarn," Chris
The Origins of the Cold War
Language: en
Pages: 122
Authors: Lloyd C. Gardner, Arthur Meier Schlesinger (Jr.), Hans Joachim Morgenthau
Categories: Cold War
Type: BOOK - Published: 1970 - Publisher:

Includes bibliographical references.