TITLE

Timothy Naftali: Cold War--the Soviet View

PUB. DATE
July 2007
SOURCE
Military History;Jul/Aug2007, Vol. 24 Issue 5, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
An interview with American historian Timothy Naftali about the Cold War and the Soviet Union under Nikita Krushchev's leadership is presented. Naftali assesses the U.S.-Soviet Union relationship during the Cuban Missile Crisis in 1962. He provides the reason Krushchev decided to take the risk of deploying military weapons in Cuba. He analyzes the role of the Cuba Missile Crisis in Krushchev's plans.
ACCESSION #
25978025

 

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