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Six months in 1945 : FDR, Stalin, Churchill, and Truman -- from world war to cold war / Michael Dobbs.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780307271655
  • Physical Description: xvi, 418 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2012.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Pt. 1. "The best I could do." Roosevelt : February 3 ; Stalin : February 4 ; Churchill : February 5 ; Poland : February 6 ; Grand design : February 10 ; Euphoria : February 13 -- pt. 2. "An iron curtain is drawn down." Comrade Vyshinsky : February 27 ; "An impenetrable veil" : March 7 ; Death of a president : April 12 ; The neophyte and the commissar : April 23 ; Linkup : April 25 ; Victory : May 8 ; "The salvation of the world" : May 26 ; Atomic poker : June 1 ; Red empire : June 24 -- pt. 3. "A peace that is no peace." Berlin : July 4 ; Terminal : July 16 ; Loot : July 23 ; "Finis" : July 26 ; Hiroshima : August 6 ; After the bomb.
Summary, etc.:
Dobbs discusses how the conclusion of World War II set a new stage of conflict for the Cold War.
Subject: World War, 1939-1945 > Diplomatic history.
World War, 1939-1945 > Peace.
World politics > 1945-1955.
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945.
Stalin, Joseph, 1878-1953.
Churchill, Winston, 1874-1965.
Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972.
United States > Foreign relations > Soviet Union.
Soviet Union > Foreign relations > United States.
Cold War > Diplomatic history.

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