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Eight. chilly struggle. I. name. PN1991. three. G4S286 2015 384. 54'530943155409045—dc23 2015012609 To my mom and dad, Joseph and Jennifer, and sister Catriona CONTENTS Acknowledgments Abbreviations 1 among Objectivity and Engagement 2 Radio Propaganda in the course of the profession, 1945–1949 three development a Rival Fourth property: RIAS's crusade opposed to East Germany four RIAS Berlin and the June 17, 1953, rebellion in East Germany five The East German crusade opposed to RIAS 6 RIAS and the Berlin situation of 1958–1961 Epilogue: RIAS, 1963–1992 Notes resources and Bibliography Index images ACKNOWLEDGMENTS This e-book is set the radio struggle that happened in Berlin among the USA and East Germany through the chilly conflict. The undertaking should not have been attainable with no the worthy suggestions of the numerous colleagues, buddies, and relatives who assisted me within the learn and writing. First, i'm indebted to the archivists who helped consultant me throughout the enormous collections of documents and records upon which this booklet is predicated: Amy Schmidt on the nationwide information; the workers of the Marshall study Library on the Virginia army Institute; Ingrid Pietrzynski and Jörg-Uwe Fischer on the Deutsches Rundfunkarchiv; Lydia Kiesling on the Landesarchiv Berlin; Martin Bäumgärtel at Deutschlandradio; Andreas Michaelis on the Deutsches Historisches Museum; the employees on the Bundesarchiv in Berlin and Koblenz; Michael Schneider and Barbara Richter on the Archiv für Sozialdemokratie in Bonn; and the workers of the Dwight D. Eisenhower Presidential Library. many of the examine for this publication used to be conducted with the help of the Berlin application for complex German and eu stories on the Freie Universität Berlin. That beginning not just supplied me with the cash valuable for accomplishing study but in addition afforded me the chance to satisfy and paintings with an excellent cohort of students. They contain Erika Hughes, Michael Meng, Jennifer Miller, J. Griffith Rollefson, Gregory Shealy, and Gregory Witkowski. i'm additionally grateful to many students I met in the course of my time in Berlin who supplied suggestion and insightful reviews on my paintings: David Barclay, Gisela Beck, Christoph Classen, Inge Marßolek, and Hans-Ulrich Wagner. My acquaintances and co-workers on the collage of Maryland have been immensely necessary and supportive. i'm specially indebted to Askar Askarov, Jeremy top, Katherine David-Fox, Michael David-Fox, Anthony Glocke, Andrew Kellet, Melissa Kravetz, Rinna Kullaa, John Lampe, Philip Lyon, Christina Morina, Marsha Rozenblit, Stephen Scala, Ruth Schachter, Donald Sutherland, Ingo Trauschweizer, and Daryle Williams. i'd additionally prefer to thank Hartmut Berghoff and Philip Gassert, who invited me to give my learn on the German historic Institute, and Joan Clinefelter on the collage of Northern Colorado. i might additionally prefer to take a second to thank my pals who supplied the ethical aid that made this ebook attainable, specifically: Charlee Hess, Gregory Rybinski, and Brian Vahey. As I famous above, i've got had the excitement to paintings those earlier six years in an intellectually stimulating and collegial atmosphere: the Marine Corps historical past department on the Marine Corps collage in Quantico, Virginia.