Normal view MARC view ISBD view

The last superpower summits : Gorbachev, Reagan, and Bush : conversations that ended the Cold War /

by Savranskaya, Svetlana; Blanton, Thomas S.
Type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: National Security Archive Cold War readers: Publisher: Budapest ; New York : Central European University Press, 2016Description: xxxiv, 1013 p., [32] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.ISBN: 9789633861691; 9633861691; ; .Subject(s): Gorbachev, Mikhail Sergeevich, 1931- | Reagan, Ronald | Bush, George, 1924- | Cold War -- Diplomatic history -- Sources | Summit meetings -- History -- 20th century -- Sources | Great powers -- History -- 20th century -- Sources | United States -- Foreign relations -- Soviet Union -- Sources | Soviet Union -- Foreign relations -- United States -- Sources | United States -- Foreign relations -- 1981-1989 -- Sources | United States -- Foreign relations -- 1989-1993 -- Sources
Contents:
Main actors -- Chronology of events -- The Geneva Summit, 1985 -- The Reykjavik Summit, 1986 -- The Washington Summit, 1987 -- The Moscow Summit, 1988 -- The Governors Island Summit, 1988 -- The Malta Summit, 1989 -- The Washington and Camp David Summit, 1990 -- The Helsinki Summit, Paris, and the War in the Gulf, 1990 -- The Moscow Summit, 1991 -- Epilogue: Madrid, 1991.
Scope and content: "This book presents and interprets the archival records pertaining to the last meetings between Reagan, Gorbachev, and Bush between 1985 and 1990, and the transcripts which include direct quotes by top leaders, as far as the interpreters and the notetakers managed to capture them. Important sources are the excerpts from the transcripts of the foreign ministers - Eduard Shevardnadze, Alexander Bessmertnykh, George Shultz, and James Baker - especially when they go face to face with the president or the general secretary"--Provided by publisher.
Item type Location Collection Call number Status Date due
Books-14days Books-14days Bissell Library
General Stacks
Non Fiction 327.73047 LAS (Browse shelf) Available

Includes bibliographical references (pages 995-999) and index.

Main actors -- Chronology of events -- The Geneva Summit, 1985 -- The Reykjavik Summit, 1986 -- The Washington Summit, 1987 -- The Moscow Summit, 1988 -- The Governors Island Summit, 1988 -- The Malta Summit, 1989 -- The Washington and Camp David Summit, 1990 -- The Helsinki Summit, Paris, and the War in the Gulf, 1990 -- The Moscow Summit, 1991 -- Epilogue: Madrid, 1991.

"This book presents and interprets the archival records pertaining to the last meetings between Reagan, Gorbachev, and Bush between 1985 and 1990, and the transcripts which include direct quotes by top leaders, as far as the interpreters and the notetakers managed to capture them. Important sources are the excerpts from the transcripts of the foreign ministers - Eduard Shevardnadze, Alexander Bessmertnykh, George Shultz, and James Baker - especially when they go face to face with the president or the general secretary"--Provided by publisher.

Bissell Library Home | Bissell Hours Eleftheriades Library Home | Eleftheriades Hours
American College of Thessaloniki
Bissell Library
17 Sevenidi ST, Thessaloniki, GR 55535 | Tel: +302310398390 | Fax:+3023103989392 | Email: actlib@act.edu
Anatolia College
Eleftheriades Library
50 Kennedy Ave, Thessaloniki, GR 55510 | P.O. Box 21021 | Tel: +302310398352 | E-mail: aclib@anatolia.edu.gr
Powered by Koha