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Tables of Contents for The Cold War Reference Guide
Chapter/Section Title
Page #
Page Count
Preface
1
4
Abbreviations
5
4
Section I: A General History of the Cold War
9
32
1: Overview
9
4
2: The Pre-Cold War (1945-47)
13
3
3: Containment (1947-54)
16
4
4: Massive Retaliation, Second Strike, and Flexible Response (1954-69)
20
7
5: Mutually Assured Destruction and Detente (1969-79)
27
5
6: Winnable Nuclear War, the Evil Empire, and the Collapse of Communism (1980-90)
32
5
7: The Aftermath of the Cold War
37
4
Section II: Highlights of the Cold War
41
38
8: The Bomb
41
2
9: McCarthyism and the Red Scare
43
6
10: The Korean War
49
2
11: The Second Berlin Crisis
51
2
12: The Cuban Missile Crisis
53
4
13: The Vietnam War and Protest
57
8
14: Covert Operations: The CIA and the FBI
65
14
Section III: Chronologies
79
58
An Annotated Chronology of Important Cold War Events
79
47
A Chronology of Superpower and Allied Leadership
126
3
U.S. Presedential Administrations and Allied Leadership
129
2
Leaders of the Western Allies
131
2
Leaders of the Soviet Union and the People's Republic of China
133
4
Section IV: Prominent Cold War Figures
137
162
Biographies of U.S. Political Figures:
137
111
Dean Acheson
137
3
James Baker
140
2
Bernard Baruch
142
1
Zbigniew Brzezinski
143
2
McGeorge Bundy
145
1
George Bush
146
4
James Byrnes
150
3
Jimmy Carter
153
3
Roy Cohn
156
1
Allen Dulles
157
4
John Foster Dulles
161
2
Dwight Eisenhower
163
8
Gerald Ford
171
3
Alexander Haig
174
1
Armand Hammer
175
1
Alger Hiss
176
5
J. Edgar Hoover
181
2
Henry Jackson
183
2
Lyndon Johnson
185
3
George Kennan
188
3
John Kennedy
191
5
Henry Kissinger
196
8
Curtis LeMay
204
1
Douglas MacArthur
205
2
Patrick McCarran
207
2
Joseph McCarthy
209
4
Robert McNamara
213
2
George Marshall
215
5
Richard Nixon
220
6
Ronald Reagan
226
6
Ethel and Julius Rosenberg
232
2
Dean Rusk
234
1
George Shultz
235
1
Harry Truman
236
9
Cyrus Vance
245
1
Caspar Weinberger
246
2
Biographies of Superpower Leaders:
248
51
Konard Adenauer
248
1
Yuri Andropov
249
1
Clement Attlee
250
2
Willy Brandt
252
2
Leonid Brezhnev
254
2
James Callaghan
256
1
Konstantin Chernenko
257
1
Chiang Kai-shek
258
2
Winston Churchill
260
2
Charles De Gaulle
262
1
Deng Xiaoping
263
2
Anthony Eden
265
2
Ludwig Erhard
267
1
Valery Giscard d'Estaing
268
2
Mikhail Gorbachev
270
3
Edward Heath
273
1
Nikita Khrushchev
274
3
Kurt Kiesinger
277
1
Helmut Kohl
278
1
Liu Shaoqi
279
1
Harold Macmillan
280
1
Mao Zedong
281
3
Pierre Mendes-France
284
1
Francois Mitterrand
284
3
Georges Pompidou
287
1
Helmut Schmidt
288
1
Joseph Stalin
289
3
Margaret Thatcher
292
2
Harold Wilson
294
1
Zhou En-lai
295
4
Selected Bibliography
299
10
Index
309