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The Resource Driving the Soviets up the Wall : Soviet-East German Relations, 1953-1961

Driving the Soviets up the Wall : Soviet-East German Relations, 1953-1961

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Driving the Soviets up the Wall : Soviet-East German Relations, 1953-1961
Title
Driving the Soviets up the Wall
Title remainder
Soviet-East German Relations, 1953-1961
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The Berlin Wall was the symbol of the Cold War. For the first time, this path-breaking book tells the behind-the-scenes story of the communists' decision to build the Wall in 1961. Hope Harrison's use of archival sources from the former East German and Soviet regimes is unrivalled, and from these sources she builds a highly original and provocative argument: the East Germans pushed the reluctant Soviets into building the Berlin Wall. This fascinating work portrays the different approaches favored by the East Germans and the Soviets to stop the exodus of refugees to West Germany. In the wake of
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Harrison, Hope M
Dewey number
327.43/1047/09045
Index
no index present
LC call number
DD284.5 .S65 H368 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Germany (East)
  • Soviet Union
  • International relations
  • Germany (East)
  • Soviet Union
Label
Driving the Soviets up the Wall : Soviet-East German Relations, 1953-1961
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; List of Maps; Preface; Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; Introduction: The Dynamics of Soviet-East German Relations in the Early Cold War; Chapter One: 1953 Soviet-East German Relations and Power Struggles in Moscow and Berlin; Chapter Two: 1956-1958 Soviet and East German Policy Debates in the Wake of the Twentieth Party Congress; Chapter Three: 1958-1960 Khrushchev Takes on the West in the Berlin Crisis; Chapter Four: 1960-1961 Ulbricht, Khrushchev, and the Berlin Wall; Conclusion; Notes; Note on Sources; Bibliography; Index
Control code
742333686
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (369 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400840724
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)742333686
Label
Driving the Soviets up the Wall : Soviet-East German Relations, 1953-1961
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; List of Maps; Preface; Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; Introduction: The Dynamics of Soviet-East German Relations in the Early Cold War; Chapter One: 1953 Soviet-East German Relations and Power Struggles in Moscow and Berlin; Chapter Two: 1956-1958 Soviet and East German Policy Debates in the Wake of the Twentieth Party Congress; Chapter Three: 1958-1960 Khrushchev Takes on the West in the Berlin Crisis; Chapter Four: 1960-1961 Ulbricht, Khrushchev, and the Berlin Wall; Conclusion; Notes; Note on Sources; Bibliography; Index
Control code
742333686
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (369 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400840724
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)742333686

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