THE CAMBRIDGE HISTORY OF THE COLD WAR (Cambridge University Press, 2010)

CWHRC Director Csaba BÉKÉS contributes to the recently published 3 volume The Cambridge History of the Cold War

Edited by Melvyn Leffler and Odd Arne Westad

He wrote Volume I - Chapter 16: East Central Europe, 1953-1956.

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Table of Contents
Preface to Volumes One, Two and Three
1. The Cold War and the international history of the twentieth century Odd Arne Westad
2. Ideology and the origins of the Cold War, 1917–1962 David C. Engerman
3. The world economy and the Cold War in the mid-twentieth century Charles S. Maier
4. The emergence of an American grand strategy, 1945–1952 Melvyn P. Leffler
5. The Soviet Union and the world, 1944–1953 Vladimir O. Pechatnov

6. Britain and the Cold War

Anne Deighton
7. The division of Germany (1945–1949) Hans-Peter Schwarz

8. The Marshall Plan and the creation of the West

William I. Hitchcock
9. The Sovietization of Eastern Europe, 1944–1953 Norman Naimark

10. The Cold War in the Balkans: from the Greek Civil War to Soviet-Yugoslav normalization

Svetozar Rajak

11. The birth of the People’s Republic of China and the road to the Korean War

Niu Jun
12. Japan, the United States, and the Cold War, 1945–1960 Sayuri Guthrie-Shimizu
13. The Korean War William Stueck
14. US national security policy from Eisenhower to Kennedy Robert J. McMahon
15. Soviet foreign policy, 1953–1962 Vojtech Mastny
16. East Central Europe, 1953-1956 Csaba Békés

17. The Sino-Soviet Alliance and the Cold War in Asia, 1954–1962

Shu Guang Zhang
18. Nuclear weapons and the escalation of the Cold War, 1945–1962

David Holloway

19. Culture and the Cold War in Europe Jessica C. E. Gienow-Hecht
20. Cold War mobilization and domestic politics: the United States Laura McEnaney
21. Cold War mobilisation and domestic politics: the Soviet Union, 1945–62 David Priestland
22. Decolonization, the global south, and the Cold War, 1919–1962 Mark Philip Bradley
23. Oil, resources, and the Cold War, 1945–1962 David S. Painter