Author(s): David Miller
From 1949 to 1991 the world was overshadowed by the Cold War. This title discloses not only the vast scope of the military resources involved, but also how nearly threat came to terrible reality. It reveals that while the menace of nuclear war predominated, it was actually little understood even by the experts.
The most comprehensive study yet published of the military aspects of the Cold War 20001211
"David Miller's military history of the Cold War is awesome in every sense." -"Evening Standard"
David Miller's entire 36-year military career in the British Army was spent under the threat of the Cold War. This book is the result of first-hand experience at the time and of extensive research since. A freelance journalist and author, he has published 25 previous books, most of them on defence subjects.