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Strategies of Containment: A Critical Appraisal of Postwar American National Security

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"Excellently organized, a good focused survey of American foreign policy strategies during the cold war."--Tanya Charwick,
Ohio State University


"A welcome contribution to the literature of the subject and should become a point of departure for scholars of modern American foreign policy."--
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"Deserves the attention of every student of foreign affairs."--
Foreign Service Journal


"A superb and timely overview of the evolution of U.S. national security policy since the close of World War II."--
Orbis


"A work of truly distinguished scholarship that makes an invaluable contribution of American policy towards the Soviet Union since World War II."--Alexander L. George,
Stanford University


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John Lewis Gaddis is the Robert A. Lovett Professor of History at Yale university, a winner of the Bancroft Prize, and a preeminent expert on the Cold War.

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  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Oxford University Press (February 4, 1982)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • Paperback ‏ : ‎ 448 pages
  • ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 0195030974
  • ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-0195030976
  • Item Weight ‏ : ‎ 12.7 ounces
  • Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 8 x 0.87 x 5.31 inches
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