The Digital Archive contains once-secret documents from governments all across the globe, uncovering new sources and providing fresh insights into the history of international relations and diplomacy. It collects the research of three Wilson Center projects which focus on the interrelated histories of the Cold War, Korea, and Nuclear Proliferation. [Read more]
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Sino-European Relations during the Cold War and the Rise of a Multipolar World combines critical oral history with newly translated documentary sources to provide insights into the dynamics of Sino-European relations, past and present, and recent and ongoing global power shifts.
Wilson Center launches a new sports history podcast exploring the Cold War-era of superpower politics and intense international competition.
Based on experiences at 25 different Chinese archives, Charles Kraus offers an in-depth overview of researching the history of the People's Republic of China.
Hsiao-ting Lin reveals that Nationalist China’s top leaders believed ingraining anticommunism into the souls of their Southeast Asian neighbors was vital to Taiwan’s international security.
RT @SmithsonianEdu: .@SmithsonianLab has collections highlighting primary sources from @CWIHP Teach the Cold War w/ documents #sschat https…
Call for Papers - "Relations between China and its Neighbors during the Cold War: New Sources and New Perspectives" https://t.co/pbjU2wB341
Physicist Yulii Borisovich Khariton was the chief designer of RDS-1, pictured here with the bomb he developed https://t.co/Kjyr0jKIzu