The End of the Cold War?

Bush, Kohl, Gorbachev, and the Reunification of Germany

  • Authors
  • Alexander von Plato

Part of the Palgrave Studies in Oral History book series (PSOH)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. Introduction: The Historian as a Detective

    1. Alexander von Plato
      Pages 1-3
  3. Documents and Remembrances

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 5-5
    2. Alexander von Plato
      Pages 7-19
    3. Alexander von Plato
      Pages 21-31
    4. Alexander von Plato
      Pages 221-253
    5. Alexander von Plato
      Pages 313-325
    6. Alexander von Plato
      Pages 327-343
  4. Back Matter
    Pages 345-439

About this book


This carefully researched history draws on archival sources as well as a wealth of new interviews with on-the-ground activists, political actors, international figures, and others to move beyond the narratives both the German and American varieties that have dominated the historical memory of German reunification.


Germany history Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR)

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Nature America Inc. 2015
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, New York
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-69599-7
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-48872-5
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