Britain and the First Cold War

  • Ann Deighton

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Introduction

    1. Anne Deighton
      Pages 1-8
  3. Part I

  4. Part II

  5. Part III

About this book

Introduction

This collection challenges views of the Cold War as a purely bipolar affair, involving only the United States and the Soviet Union. It shows that Britain took a lead and continued to play an part in a drive to contain communism and that she tried to keep her own position as a great world power.

Keywords

Cold War communism crisis German Germany Iran planning press state strategy Union Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR) United Nations war weapons

Editors and affiliations

  • Ann Deighton
    • 1
  1. 1.University of ReadingUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-349-10756-8
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1990
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Political & Intern. Studies Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-10758-2
  • Online ISBN 978-1-349-10756-8
  • About this book