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The Best Empire and Cold War Books

A Listmania! list by "missbrightside666"
 
The Cold War
1.  The Cold War by John Lewis Gaddis
The list author says:
  "Probably one of the best new cold war books around"
Used & New from: 2.01
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Russia, America and the Cold War, 1949-1991 (Seminar Studies In History)
2.  Russia, America and the Cold War, 1949-1991 (Seminar Studies In History) by Martin McCauley
The list author says:
  "a good and largely accurate view of events"
Used & New from: 2.43

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The Origins of the Cold War, 1941-1949 (Seminar Studies In History)
3.  The Origins of the Cold War, 1941-1949 (Seminar Studies In History) by Martin McCauley
The list author says:
  "Detailed with good background and a fantastic range of sources"
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5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

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The Khrushchev Era 1953-1964: 1953-64 (Seminar Studies In History)
4.  The Khrushchev Era 1953-1964: 1953-64 (Seminar Studies In History) by Martin Mccauley
The list author says:
  "detailed information on a very key period in the cold war conflict"
18.99   Used & New from: 13.95

Access to History: The USA and the Cold War 1945-63 Second Edition
5.  Access to History: The USA and the Cold War 1945-63 Second Edition by Oliver Edwards
The list author says:
  "Excellent, if only it didnt end in 63!"
13.62   Used & New from: 4.03
3.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)

Europe and the Cold War, 1945-91 (Access to History)
6.  Europe and the Cold War, 1945-91 (Access to History) by David Williamson
The list author says:
  "Mixed reviews but i think it gives a very good overview of a vast period"
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3.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)

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Teach Yourself the Cold War (TYH)
7.  Teach Yourself the Cold War (TYH) by Carole Bryan Jones
The list author says:
  "a good introduction book, basic in places"
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4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)

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Cuba: A New History (Yale Nota Bene)
8.  Cuba: A New History (Yale Nota Bene) by Richard Gott
The list author says:
  "Fantastic in depth history of Cuba"
12.99   Used & New from: 2.37
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (14 customer reviews)

The Rise and Fall of the Soviet Empire: Political Leaders From Lenin to Gorbachev
9.  The Rise and Fall of the Soviet Empire: Political Leaders From Lenin to Gorbachev by Dmitri Volkogonov
The list author says:
  "well written and highly informative covering a huge area"
18.99   Used & New from: 12.30
3.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)

Raj: The Making and Unmaking of British India
10.  Raj: The Making and Unmaking of British India by Lawrence James
The list author says:
  "a vast history of a fascinating period in the Empire"
10.87   Used & New from: 0.01
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (17 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

The Lion's Share: Short History of British Imperialism, 1850-1983
11.  The Lion's Share: Short History of British Imperialism, 1850-1983 by Bernard Porter
The list author says:
  "good, although a more up to date copy can be found"
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The British Empire (Teach Yourself (McGraw-Hill))
12.  The British Empire (Teach Yourself (McGraw-Hill)) by Michael Lynch
The list author says:
  "generally a good but basic book which covers a wide time period"
Used & New from: 3.81

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Britain and Empire, 1880-1945 (Seminar Studies In History)
13.  Britain and Empire, 1880-1945 (Seminar Studies In History) by Dane Kennedy
The list author says:
  "excellent covering the impact of both world wars"
18.99   Used & New from: 6.95
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

Decolonisation: The British Experience since 1945 (Seminar Studies In History)
14.  Decolonisation: The British Experience since 1945 (Seminar Studies In History) by Nicholas White
The list author says:
  "brilliant for anyone looking at Decolonisation and its world impact"
18.99   Used & New from: 3.05
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)

Access To History: The British Empire, 1815-1914
15.  Access To History: The British Empire, 1815-1914 by Dr Frank McDonough
The list author says:
  "detailed with good use of diagrams (good for revision) although proved limited for my use"
13.62   Used & New from: 0.64
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)

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