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Published: 15 March 2018

624 Pages


ISBN: 9780198757917

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The Marshall Plan

Dawn of the Cold War

Benn Steil

  • The story behind the birth of the Cold War and Stalin's determination to crush the Marshall Plan and undermine American power in Europe
  • Award-winning financial historian Benn Steil examines the critical period of 1947-49, which determined Western Europe's fate.
  • Includes fascinating new material from American, Russian, German, and other European archives to offer a new understanding of the Marshall Plan and America's blueprints for the post-war world.
  • Published to mark the 70th anniversary of the Marshall Plan initiative.