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The Resource First steps toward détente : American diplomacy in the Berlin crisis, 1958-1963, Richard D. Williamson

First steps toward détente : American diplomacy in the Berlin crisis, 1958-1963, Richard D. Williamson

Label
First steps toward détente : American diplomacy in the Berlin crisis, 1958-1963
Title
First steps toward détente
Title remainder
American diplomacy in the Berlin crisis, 1958-1963
Statement of responsibility
Richard D. Williamson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
First Steps toward Détente is a history of negotiations associated with the Berlin crisis from 1958-1963, regulated by disarmament talks. Events include Khrushchev's visit to the U.S. in 1959, the Paris 1960 and Vienna 1961 summits, the construction of the Berlin Wall, the stalemate at Checkpoint Charlie, the Cuban Missile Crisis, and the Limited Test Ban Treaty-all linked by ongoing diplomatic activities
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Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Williamson, Richard D.
Dewey number
327.7304709/046
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
E183.8.S65
LC item number
W55 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kennedy, John F.
  • Khrushchev, Nikita Sergeevich
  • United States
  • Soviet Union
  • United States
  • Berlin Wall, Berlin, Germany, 1961-1989
  • Berlin (Germany)
  • Kennedy, John F.
  • Khrushchev, Nikita Sergeevich
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Berlin Wall, Berlin, Germany, 1961-1989
  • Diplomatic relations
  • International law
  • Germany
  • Germany
  • Soviet Union
  • United States
Label
First steps toward détente : American diplomacy in the Berlin crisis, 1958-1963, Richard D. Williamson
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : first steps to détente -- Prologue : the US, USSR, and Berlin, 1953-1958 -- "A free city" : Khrushchev's November proposals, Allied response, and a foreign minister's conference, November 1958-May 1959 -- "Seeking a summit" : Khrushchev's US visit, Western heads of state meeting, the U-2 incident, and the Paris Summit, June 1959-December 1960 -- "Vienna & the Wall" : Kennedy's first months, Vienna Summit, the Acheson plan, and the Berlin Wall, January-August 1961 -- "Salami tactics" : Allied collapse, Kennedy's private approach, and showdown at Checkpoint Charlie, September-December 1961 -- "Vital interests" : Thompson-Gromyko in Moscow, Rusk-Gromyko in Geneva, and Rusk-Dobrynin in Washington, Geneva ENDC sessions, and Soviet missiles in Cuba, January-August 1962 -- "A slippery slope" : new harassment in Berlin, the Cuban Missile Crisis, Allied estrangement, and the limited test ban treaty, September 1962-November 1963 -- Summary : American diplomacy in the Berlin crisis
Control code
801411254
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxx, 237 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280679810
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786613656742
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
365674
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)801411254
Label
First steps toward détente : American diplomacy in the Berlin crisis, 1958-1963, Richard D. Williamson
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : first steps to détente -- Prologue : the US, USSR, and Berlin, 1953-1958 -- "A free city" : Khrushchev's November proposals, Allied response, and a foreign minister's conference, November 1958-May 1959 -- "Seeking a summit" : Khrushchev's US visit, Western heads of state meeting, the U-2 incident, and the Paris Summit, June 1959-December 1960 -- "Vienna & the Wall" : Kennedy's first months, Vienna Summit, the Acheson plan, and the Berlin Wall, January-August 1961 -- "Salami tactics" : Allied collapse, Kennedy's private approach, and showdown at Checkpoint Charlie, September-December 1961 -- "Vital interests" : Thompson-Gromyko in Moscow, Rusk-Gromyko in Geneva, and Rusk-Dobrynin in Washington, Geneva ENDC sessions, and Soviet missiles in Cuba, January-August 1962 -- "A slippery slope" : new harassment in Berlin, the Cuban Missile Crisis, Allied estrangement, and the limited test ban treaty, September 1962-November 1963 -- Summary : American diplomacy in the Berlin crisis
Control code
801411254
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxx, 237 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280679810
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786613656742
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
365674
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)801411254

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