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The Landscape of History: How Historians Map the Past
PREFACE 1. The Landscape of History 2. Time and Space 3. Structure and Process 4. The Interdependency of Variables 5. Chaos and Complexity 6. Causation, Contingency, and Counterfactuals 7. MoleculesExpand
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The Cold War: A New History
Beginning with World War II and ending with the collapse of the Soviet Union, this is an account of the strategic dynamics that drove the age, with portraits of its major personalities and insightExpand
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Strategies of Containment: A Critical Appraisal of American National Security Policy during the Cold War
"Strategies of Containment" is a classic synthesis of American security policy, widely read and assigned in courses despite it not being updated since its original publication in 1982. This newExpand
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Surprise, Security, and the American Experience
1. A Morning at Yale 2. The Nineteenth Century 3. The Twentieth Century 4. The Twenty-First Century 5. An Evening at Yale Notes Index
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The Long Peace: Elements of Stability in the Postwar International System
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An M-shaped electrical connector is fabricated by initially forming one or more elongated slots in a flexible planar strip of electrically conductive material. Expand
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We Now Know: Rethinking Cold War History
The end of the Cold War makes it possible, for the first time, to begin writing its history from a truly international perspective, one reflecting Soviet, East European, and Chinese as well asExpand
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Strategies of containment : a critical appraisal of postwar American national security policy
When Strategies of Containment was first published, the Soviet Union was still a superpower, Ronald Reagan was president of the United States, and the Berlin Wall was still standing. This updatedExpand
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Landscape History
ion, 12, 14–15, 17 accidental causation, 93–95, 96, 97–98 acquired characteristics, 9 actual replicability, 61–62 Adams, Henry autobiography, 72–74 complexity theory and, 76–77 science/history link,Expand
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Grand Strategy in the Second Term
RECONSIDERATIONS SECOND TERMS in the White House open the way for second thoughts. They provide the least awkward moment at which to re place or reshuffle key advisers. They lessen, although nothingExpand
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