Waging Peace

Waging Peace

How Eisenhower Shaped An Enduring Cold War Strategy

eBook - 1998
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Waging Peace offers the first fully comprehensive study of Eisenhower's "New Look" program of national security, which provided the groundwork for the next three decades of America's Cold War strategy. Though the Cold War itself and the idea of containment originated under Truman, it was left to Eisenhower to develop the first coherent and sustainable strategy for addressing the issues unique to the nuclear age. To this end, he designated a decision-making system centered around the National Security Council to take full advantage of the expertise and data from various departments an.
Publisher: New York ; Oxford : Oxford University Press, 1998
ISBN: 9780195362725
Characteristics: 1 online resource (x, 317 pages)
Additional Contributors: Immerman, Richard H.


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