Table of contents for The Cold War : a very short introduction / Robert J. McMahon.

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1. The Setting: World War II and the destruction of the Old
2. Origins of the Cold War in Europe, 1945-1950
3. Toward hot war in Asia, 1945-1950
4. A global Cold War, 1950-1963
5. The rise and fall of detente, 1963-1978
6. Cold wars at home
7. Nuclear weapons and arms control
8. The final phase, 1978-1989
9. The aftermath

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Cold War.
World politics -- 1945-
United States -- Foreign relations -- Soviet Union.
Soviet Union -- Foreign relations -- United States.
International relations.