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Cold War strategist : Stuart Symington and the search for national security / Linda McFarland.

Author/creator McFarland, Linda, 1943-
Format Electronic and Book
Publication InfoWestport, Conn. : Praeger,
Descriptionviii, 212 p., [12] p. of plates : ports. ; 25 cm.
Supplemental Content Full text available from eBooks on EBSCOhost
Contents Machine generated contents note: Chapter 1 Introduction -- Chapter 2 Mr. Symington Goes to Washington: -- The Origins of a Cold Warrior -- Chapter 3 Joining the Front Lines: Implementing -- the Truman Doctrine and Containment -- Chapter 4 Defining the Cold War: "And the United States -- Is Losing that War" -- Chapter 5 The Eisenhower Administration: "If I Don't -- Catch 'Em I'll Worry 'Em Like Hell" -- Chapter 6 The Making of a Myth: Stuart Symington and -- the Missile Gap -- Chapter 7 Mr. Symington Throws His Hat in the Ring: -- The Election of 1960 and the Missile Gap -- Chapter 8 "Fish or Cut Bait": LBJ and the Vietnam War -- Chapter 9 The Nixon Administration and the Wars -- in Indochina -- Chapter 10 The Final Term in the Senate -- Chapter 11 Conclusion -- Selected Bibliography -- Index -- Photographs follow page 122.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (p. [197]-206) and index.
Access restrictionAvailable only to authorized users.
Technical detailsMode of access: World Wide Web
Genre/formElectronic books.
LCCN 2001016318
ISBN0275971902 (alk. paper)

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