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Imperial gamble

Marvin L. Kalb

Imperial gamble

Putin, Ukraine, and the new Cold War

by Marvin L. Kalb

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    Subjects:
  • Annexation to Russia,
  • Nationalism,
  • Foreign relations,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMarvin Kalb
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDK67.5.U38 K35 2015
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 287 pages
    Number of Pages287
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27193491M
    ISBN 100815726643
    ISBN 109780815726647
    LC Control Number2015019151
    OCLC/WorldCa908374930

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Above all, Imperial Gamble is a book on Ukraine's political history, even though in several instances the author veers off and describes events in Moscow at length.

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The Cold War gets hotter, thanks to Russian ambitions to rebuild the Soviet empire—but, veteran foreign correspondent Kalb (The Road to War: Presidential Commitments Honored and Betrayed,etc.) writes, thanks as well to Western all comes down to Ukraine, a country that is really two countries, one Western-facing, the other bound to Russia.

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On Main a Kremlin speech explaining—and justifying—the formal annexation of Crimea into Russia, Putin roamed through his country’s history to provide fascinating insights into his thinking and his policies.¹ By seizing Crimea, Putin arbitrarily changed the ground rules of modern international relations, throwing the rest of the world into a whirl of diplomatic uncertainty.

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A book event with Marvin Kalb, former chief diplomatic correspondent (CBS and NBC), nonresident senior fellow (Brookings Institute), senior adviser (Pulitzer Center) Walter Reich, Yitzhak Rabin Memorial Professor of International Affairs, Ethics, and Human Behavior (George Washington University, moderator).