Apr. 18: The Turn

 

Topics:
  ABLE ARCHER, KAL 007, Beirut, Grenada, Gorbachev
Readings:
 

Required:
Gaddis, Strategies of Containment, pp. 362-77.

Mann, Rise of the Vulcans, pp. 112-64.

Oberdorfer, The Turn, pp. 15-47.


Suggested:
Merrill and Paterson, Major Problems in American Foreign Relations, pp. 501-05, 513-28.

 
Additional Resources:
  PowerPoint Presentation