Jack F. Matlock, Jr : The Collapse of the Soviet Union and the End of the Cold War: A Diplomat Looks Back

Conversations with History: Jack F. Matlock Jr.

Jack F. Matlock,Jr; Former U.S. Ambassador to Moscow

In this edition, UC Berkeley's Harry Kreisler talks with Ambassador Jack Matlock who served as the last U.S. ambassador to the Soviet Union. Ambassador Matlock offers his reflections on the fall of the Soviet Union, the policies of the Reagan administration, and how students should prepare for the future.


Key Words: Diplomacy, Soviet Union, Gorbachev, U.S. Presidents, Cold War, Glasnost, Russia
Jack F. Matlock, Jr.
Publication date: 
February 12, 1997
Publication type: 
Conversations with History