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Cold War Rhetoric Strategy, Metaphor, and Ideology (Contributions to the Study of Mass Media and Communications, No 19) by Martin J. Medhurst

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Published by Greenwood Pub Group .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • American history: postwar, from c 1945 -,
  • Communication Studies,
  • International relations,
  • USA,
  • c 1945 to c 1960,
  • c 1960 to c 1970,
  • Political Rhetoric,
  • U.S. - Commonwealth Of Independent States Relations,
  • 1945-1989,
  • Cold War,
  • English language,
  • Foreign relations,
  • Political aspects,
  • Rhetoric,
  • Soviet Union,
  • United States,
  • Politics/International Relations

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages240
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9770641M
ISBN 100313267669
ISBN 109780313267666

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