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Total Cold War

Kenneth Alan Osgood

Total Cold War

Eisenhower"s secret propaganda battle at home and abroad

by Kenneth Alan Osgood

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Published by University of Kansas in Lawrence .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Eisenhower, Dwight D. -- 1890-1969 -- Political and social views.,
  • Cold War.,
  • Propaganda, American -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Psychological warfare -- United States -- History -- 20th century.,
  • United States -- Foreign relations -- Soviet Union.,
  • Soviet Union -- Foreign relations -- United States.,
  • United States -- Foreign relations -- 1953-1961.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 457-486) and index.

    StatementKenneth Osgood.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE183.8.S65 O82 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 506 p. :
    Number of Pages506
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22723396M
    ISBN 100700614451


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