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Author Smyser, W. R., 1931-

Title Kennedy and the Berlin Wall : "a hell of a lot better than a war" / W.R. Smyser.

Imprint Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, c2009.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    973.922 SMY    Available
Description xv, 295 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents "Ich Bin ein Berliner" -- "A bone in my throat" -- "Let the word go forth" -- "Alas, Mr. Ambassador, we shall die together" -- "I never met a man like that" -- "This is the answer!" -- "The east Germans have done us a favor" -- "I am not afraid of escalation" -- "The game continues" -- "We'll talk the problem to death" -- "This may end in a big war" -- "Treaties are like maidens and roses" -- "We'll never have another day like this" -- "Our hope is the ami" -- "We are the people".
Subject Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963.
Khrushchev, Nikita Sergeevich, 1894-1971.
Berlin Wall, Berlin, Germany, 1961-1989.
United States -- Foreign relations -- Soviet Union.
Soviet Union -- Foreign relations -- United States.
United States -- Foreign relations -- Germany (West)
Germany (West) -- Foreign relations -- United States.
Berlin (Germany) -- International status.
ISBN 9780742560901 (cloth)
0742560902 (cloth)
9780742599789 (electronic)
0742599787 (electronic)

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