By Marc Trachtenberg,Francis J. Gavin Frank Stanton Chair in Nuclear Security Policy Studies MIT,Christopher Gehrz,Wolfram Kaiser,Erin Mahan,Paul Pitman,Leopoldo Nuti,Georges-Henri Soutou,Hubert Zimmerman
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Between Empire and Alliance: America and Europe during the Cold War by Marc Trachtenberg,Francis J. Gavin Frank Stanton Chair in Nuclear Security Policy Studies MIT,Christopher Gehrz,Wolfram Kaiser,Erin Mahan,Paul Pitman,Leopoldo Nuti,Georges-Henri Soutou,Hubert Zimmerman