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The Resource Six months in 1945 : FDR, Stalin, Churchill, Truman, and the birth of the modern world, by Michael Dobbs

Six months in 1945 : FDR, Stalin, Churchill, Truman, and the birth of the modern world, by Michael Dobbs

Label
Six months in 1945 : FDR, Stalin, Churchill, Truman, and the birth of the modern world
Title
Six months in 1945
Title remainder
FDR, Stalin, Churchill, Truman, and the birth of the modern world
Statement of responsibility
by Michael Dobbs
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A riveting account of the pivotal six-month period spanning the end of World War II, the dawn of the nuclear age, and the beginning of the Cold War
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dobbs, Michael
Dewey number
940.53/22
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
D749
LC item number
.D63 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World politics
  • Roosevelt, Franklin D.
  • Stalin, Joseph
  • Churchill, Winston
  • Truman, Harry S
  • United States
  • Soviet Union
  • Cold War
Label
Six months in 1945 : FDR, Stalin, Churchill, Truman, and the birth of the modern world, by Michael Dobbs
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [395]-402) and index
Contents
"The best I could do". Roosevelt : February 3 ; Stalin : February 4 ; Churchill : February 5 ; Poland : February 6 ; Grand Design : February 10 ; Euphoria : February 13 -- "An Iron Curtain is drawn down". Comrade Vyshinsky : February 27 ; "An impenetrable veil" : March 7 ; Death of a President : April 12 ; The neophyte and the Commissar : April 23 ; Linkup : April 25 ; Victory : May 8 ; "The salvation of the world" : May 26 ; Atomic poker : June 1 ; Red Empire : June 24 -- "A peace that is no peace". Berlin : July 4 ; Terminal : July 16 ; Loot : July 23 ; "FINIS" : July 26 ; Hiroshima : August 6 ; After the bomb
Control code
ocn769425335
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 418 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780307456670
Lccn
2012021747
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)769425335
Label
Six months in 1945 : FDR, Stalin, Churchill, Truman, and the birth of the modern world, by Michael Dobbs
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [395]-402) and index
Contents
"The best I could do". Roosevelt : February 3 ; Stalin : February 4 ; Churchill : February 5 ; Poland : February 6 ; Grand Design : February 10 ; Euphoria : February 13 -- "An Iron Curtain is drawn down". Comrade Vyshinsky : February 27 ; "An impenetrable veil" : March 7 ; Death of a President : April 12 ; The neophyte and the Commissar : April 23 ; Linkup : April 25 ; Victory : May 8 ; "The salvation of the world" : May 26 ; Atomic poker : June 1 ; Red Empire : June 24 -- "A peace that is no peace". Berlin : July 4 ; Terminal : July 16 ; Loot : July 23 ; "FINIS" : July 26 ; Hiroshima : August 6 ; After the bomb
Control code
ocn769425335
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 418 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780307456670
Lccn
2012021747
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)769425335

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