NATO Declassified - 1949-1959: Table Of Content


CHAPTER I (710)
          Setting the scene (710) - docs:3
          Developing a new world order (708)
                    End of Second World War (708) - docs:18
                    Clash of interests (709) - docs:6
                    Divisions deepen (752) - docs:10
          Creating cohesion in the West (703) - docs:0
                    Introducing mutual assistance (704) - docs:6
                    The show of European unity (705) - docs:6
                    The US commitment (706) - docs:6
          Drafting NATO's founding treaty (701)
                    The initial negotiations (701) - docs:2
                    The principal players (702) - docs:0
          The key issues of contention (694) - docs:0
                    Mutual assistance (753) - docs:2
                    More than "military"? (695) - docs:2
                    The area of responsibility (697) - docs:1
                    The duration of the Treaty (698) - docs:1
                    The invitees? (699) - docs:0
          Signing NATO's founding treaty (667) - docs:0
                    Last minute changes (670) - docs:1
                    The signing ceremony (672) - docs:5
                    The 12 signatories (693) - docs:1

CHAPTER II (711)
          Setting the scene (711) - docs:1
          The means to build NATO (558)
                    A boost from the US (558) - docs:3
                    The need for European integration (712) - docs:4
                    North Atlantic integration (713) - docs:4
          Setting up a working organization (720)
                    Key principles (720) - docs:5
                    The NAC: at the heart of NATO (719) - docs:3
                    First military building blocks (718) - docs:2
                    Improving efficiency (717) - docs:3
                    Strategic thinking (716) - docs:5
                    Mapping progress one year on (560) - docs:5
          The impact of the Korean war (561) - docs:2
                    The effectiveness of NATO? (724) - docs:4
                    Centralizing and integrating (723) - docs:16
                    The ideological battle (722) - docs:11
                    Establishing a forward strategy (721) - docs:8
                    Increasing military efforts (562) - docs:11
          New structures, faces and home (563) - docs:0
                    Streamlining structures (726) - docs:10
                    Capabilities vs objectives (725) - docs:4
                    The contours of today's NATO (564) - docs:19

CHAPTER III (750)
          Setting the scene (750) - docs:4
          Accession of Greece and Turkey (743)
                    A first wave of enlargement? (743) - docs:0
                    New priorities (744) - docs:5
                    Political concerns (745) - docs:1
                    Two new members (746) - docs:8
          The question of Germany (727) - docs:0
                    Post-war Germany (740) - docs:13
                    The need to integrate Germany (741) - docs:1
          Ways of integrating Germany (399) - docs:0
                    The French proposal (731) - docs:3
                    The American proposal (751) - docs:1
                    Deadlock within NATO (730) - docs:2
                    Need for support in Germany (729) - docs:2
                    Support for a European option (728) - docs:8
                    Failure of a European option (739) - docs:5
          The German question revisited (732)
                    Reformulating a NATO option (732) - docs:2
                    The Nine-power conference (733) - docs:7
                    The accession of Germany (738) - docs:6

CHAPTER IV (747)
          Setting the scene (747) - docs:4
          Political consultation (688)
                    The need for improvement (688) - docs:4
                    NATO: political and military (689) - docs:1
                    The international context (690) - docs:10
                    "The Three Wise Men" (691) - docs:11
          The Suez crisis (682)
                    Strategic importance (682) - docs:2
                    The rise of Nasser (683) - docs:1
                    Nationalization of the Canal (684) - docs:1
                    From crisis to war (685) - docs:9
          Repercussions on NATO (676)
                    NATO faces divisions (676) - docs:7
                    Publication of the Report (677) - docs:3
                    Potential troop shortages (749) - docs:7
                    Relations - Middle East (679) - docs:7
                    Non-military cooperation (680) - docs:3