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The Soviet Union and the United States

Linda R. Killen

The Soviet Union and the United States

A New Look at the Cold War (Twayne"s International History Series)

by Linda R. Killen

  • 145 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Twayne Pub .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • International relations,
  • U.S. - Commonwealth Of Independent States Relations,
  • History: American,
  • Russia,
  • USA,
  • Foreign relations,
  • 1945-1989,
  • Soviet Union,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages195
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7936004M
    ISBN 100805779132
    ISBN 109780805779134

    "Research completed May " Supersedes the ed. of Area handbook for the Soviet Union, coauthored by Eugene K. Keefe [et al.]. Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index. Also available in digital form. The Collapse of the Soviet Union. After his inauguration in January , George H.W. Bush did not automatically follow the policy of his predecessor, Ronald Reagan, in dealing with Mikhail Gorbachev and the Soviet Union. Instead, he ordered a strategic policy re-evaluation in order to establish his own plan and methods for dealing with the Soviet Union and arms control.

    Despite deep-seated mistrust and hostility between the Soviet Union and the Western democracies, Nazi Germany's invasion of the Soviet Union in June created an instant alliance between the Soviets and the two greatest powers in what the Soviet leaders had . Soviet-American trade peaked in at US$ billion, exactly 1 percent of total United States trade. The Soviet Union continuously ran a trade deficit with the United States in the s and early s, but from through the Soviet Union cut imports from the United States while maintaining its level of exports to balance trade.

    Vladimir Ilich Lenin, books Leon Trotsky, books Soviet Union., books Mikhail Sergeevich Gorbachev, books Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn, 74 books Joseph Stalin, 73 books Alexandre Dumas, 68 books Leonid Ilʹich Brezhnev, 65 books Nikita Sergeevich Khrushchev, 63 books Fedor Razzakov, 44 books United States. Congress. Senate.   The book takes place in Upstate New York and many of the locations are very recognizable to me which made the book even more powerful for me. There is an uprising by the Americans and a plot involving a secret weapon the U.S. had been working on before the surrender.


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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.4/5(17).

Washington, D.C., Decem – On Christmas Day 25 years ago, the last leader of the Soviet Union, Mikhail Gorbachev, stepped down and the hammer-and-sickle flags over the Kremlin were replaced with the red-white-and-blue of the Russian Federation.

Triumphalists and conspiracy theorists ever since have attributed this epochal event to the machinations of U.S. policy. Another volume in the series, Foreign Relations of the United States,V. XV, Soviet Union, June Augustincludes 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.

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