Recommended Reading

The Cold War: Suggestions for Further Reading

Belmonte, Laura A. Selling the American Way: U.S. Propaganda and the Cold War. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2008.

Dudziak, Mary L. Cold War Civil Rights: Race and the Image of American Democracy. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 2000.

Engel, Jeffrey A., ed. The Fall of the Berlin Wall: The Revolutionary Legacy of 1989. New York: Oxford University Press, 2009.

Fursenko, Aleksandr and Timothy Naftali. “One hell of a gamble”: Khrushchev, Castro, and Kennedy, 1958-1964. New York: Norton, 1997.

Gaddis, John Lewis. The Cold War: A New History. New York: Penguin Books, 2006.

Hajimu, Masuda. Cold War Crucible: The Korean Conflict and the Postwar World. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 2015.

Haynes, John Earl, Harvey Klehr, and Alexander Vassiliev. Spies: The Rise and Fall of the KGB in America. New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 2009.

Inboden, William. Religion and American Foreign Policy, 1945-1960: The Soul of Containment. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2008.

Kaiser, David E. American Tragedy: Kennedy, Johnson, and the Origins of the Vietnam War. Cambridge, Mass.: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2000.

Leffler, Melvyn. For the Soul of Mankind: The United States, the Soviet Union, and the Cold War. New York: Hill and Wang, 2007.

Leffler, Melvyn and Odd Arne Westad, eds. The Cambridge History of the Cold War. 3 vols. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2010.

Mann, James. The Rebellion of Ronald Reagan: A History of the End of the Cold War. New York: Viking Press, 2009.

Offner, Arnold A. Another Such Victory: President Truman and the Cold War, 1945-1953. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford University Press, 2002.

Suri, Jeremi. Power and Protest: Global Revolution and the Rise of Détente. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 2003.

Westad, Odd Arne. The Global Cold War: Third World Interventions and the Making of Our Times. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2007.

Whitfield, Stephen J. The Culture of the Cold War. Baltimore, Md.: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1991.