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Author Mazov, S. V. (Serge Vasilevich)

Title A distant front in the Cold War : the USSR in West Africa and the Congo, 1956-1964 / Sergey Mazov

Publ Info Washington, D.C. : Woodrow Wilson Center Press ; Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, [2010]
2010
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 RWU Main Library  DT476.5 .M39 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xiv, 334 pages ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Cold War International History Project series
Note "Portions of this book were originally published as Politika SSSR v Zapadno Afrike, 1956-1964 : neizvestnye stranitsy istorii kholodno vony (Moscow : Nauka, 2008); translated by the author"--T.p. verso
Includes bibliographical references (p. 307-319) and index
Contents Building bridges, 1956-1959 -- Achievements and failures in the "year of Africa," 1960 -- Seeking more pragmatic approaches, 1961-1962 -- The struggle for the souls of the West African elite, 1963-1964
LC subject Africa, West -- Foreign relations -- Soviet Union
Soviet Union -- Foreign relations -- Africa, West
Congo (Democratic Republic) -- Foreign relations -- Soviet Union
Soviet Union -- Foreign relations -- Congo (Democratic Republic)
Khrushchev, Nikita Sergeevich, 1894-1971 -- Political and social views
Africa, West -- Foreign relations -- 20th century
Congo (Democratic Republic) -- Foreign relations -- 20th century
Soviet Union -- Foreign relations -- 1953-1975
Add Author Mazov, S. V. (Serge Vasilevich). Politika SSSR v Zapadno Afrike, 1956-1964
ISBN 9780804760591 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0804760594 (hardcover : alk. paper)