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US History - Cold War Ends
Space Race
Science / Technology / Engineering / M…
Space Race
Sputnik
STEM Programs in School
STEM Stands For:
1945 - Only US has Nuclear Power
Origins of the Space Race (Produced More Technology)
Space Race
STEM Programs in School
Science / Technology / Engineering / M…
STEM Stands For:
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US History - Cold War - Andreas
Harry S. Truman
Joseph Stalin
George Marshall
Mao Zedong
Became prez when FDR died; first to adapt the policy of conta…
dictator of the USSR; died in 1953; closed the "iron curtain"…
Truman's Secretary of State that proposed the Marshall Plan,…
Leader of the Communist revolution and later the People's Rep…
Harry S. Truman
Became prez when FDR died; first to adapt the policy of conta…
Joseph Stalin
dictator of the USSR; died in 1953; closed the "iron curtain"…
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US History - Cold War Conflicts
Iran
Ayatollah Khorasani is in Power
Ayatollah Khorasani
Shah
Iran Hostage Crisis
Result of Shah getting kicked out of power
In power in Iran / Anti-Western
Citizens of Iran did not like him
Iran
Iran Hostage Crisis
Ayatollah Khorasani is in Power
Result of Shah getting kicked out of power
VA/US History - The Cold War
What is the United Nations
What were 2 results of the American oc…
What was the Cold War?
What is communism?
International organization to keep world peace
1) Japan became a democracy ... 2) Japan became an ally or frien…
War of words between the U.S. and the Soviet Union between 19…
Economic system in which there is no private property; govern…
What is the United Nations
International organization to keep world peace
What were 2 results of the American oc…
1) Japan became a democracy ... 2) Japan became an ally or frien…
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US History - Cold War Begins
Cold War
Declaration of Liberated Europe
satellite nations
Truman and Molotov
era of confrontation between the U.S. and the Soviet Union
asserted "the right of all people to choose the form of gover…
Communist countries in Eastern Europe
their first meeting marked a shift in Soviet-American relatio…
Cold War
era of confrontation between the U.S. and the Soviet Union
Declaration of Liberated Europe
asserted "the right of all people to choose the form of gover…
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US History Cold War and the 50s
United Nations
Satellite Nations
Containment
Iron Curtain
After WWII the UN was created to garner world peace. The US a…
Countries dominated by the soviet union around 1946.
Taking measures to prevent any extension of communist rule to…
Churchill made a speech where he declared Europe was divided…
United Nations
After WWII the UN was created to garner world peace. The US a…
Satellite Nations
Countries dominated by the soviet union around 1946.
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US History II Cold War
satellite nations
iron curtain
policy of containment
truman doctrine
countries subject to soviet control
the geographic and political divisions between the communist…
accepted the fact that eastern europe was under communist con…
outlined the policy of containment; first applied to the nati…
satellite nations
countries subject to soviet control
iron curtain
the geographic and political divisions between the communist…
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hudsong - US History - Early Cold War
United Nations Security Council
Communism and Capitalism
Germany and Berlin (Airlift)
Iron Curtain
...
...
...
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United Nations Security Council
...
Communism and Capitalism
...
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US History: Chapter 15, The Cold War
Marshall Plan
Berlin Blockade
Berlin Airlift
NATO
Aid to Europe, helped to build relationships and fight commun…
USSR's response to the unification of the 3 western zones of…
US and Britain flew in supplies to Berlin
Mutual defense agreement of Non Communist nations in the Nort…
Marshall Plan
Aid to Europe, helped to build relationships and fight commun…
Berlin Blockade
USSR's response to the unification of the 3 western zones of…
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US History - Cold War Terms
Communism
Bay of Pigs Invasion
Berlin Airlift
Containment
a social, political, and economic ideology and movement whose…
On April 17, 1961, 1400 Cuban exiles launched what became a b…
US supply drops to people living in East Berlin
the action or policy of preventing the expansion of a hostile…
Communism
a social, political, and economic ideology and movement whose…
Bay of Pigs Invasion
On April 17, 1961, 1400 Cuban exiles launched what became a b…
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US History - Cold War Vocab
Berlin Airlift
Brink Manship
Containment
Cuban Missile Crisis
US airlifted supplies to Western parts of Berlin, Germany in…
US and USSR had a policy from 1941-1991 to gain the upper han…
Created by George Keenan to stop the spread of communism in A…
US and Soviet Union had a stand off, Soviet Union having miss…
Berlin Airlift
US airlifted supplies to Western parts of Berlin, Germany in…
Brink Manship
US and USSR had a policy from 1941-1991 to gain the upper han…
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US History II: Cold War
Communism
Capitalism
Totalitarian/Communist Party
Democracy
Soviet-based economic system in which the state controlled th…
American based economic system in which private citizens cont…
The Soviets were ruled by the Communist Party which created a…
American based political system
Communism
Soviet-based economic system in which the state controlled th…
Capitalism
American based economic system in which private citizens cont…
Us history Cold War and 1950s
Teheran conference
Yalta conference
San Fran conference
Washington conference
meeting of Joseph Stalin, Franklin D. Roosevelt, and Winston…
for the purpose of discussing Europe's post-war reorganization.
a convention of delegates from 50 Allied nations
was a military conference called by U.S. regarding interests…
Teheran conference
meeting of Joseph Stalin, Franklin D. Roosevelt, and Winston…
Yalta conference
for the purpose of discussing Europe's post-war reorganization.
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US History Cold War Review
Capitalism
Free enterprise
Containment
United Nations (1945)
Is an economic system based on the private ownership of capit…
A system by which people can conduct business free of governm…
The policy that the US should prevent the communism from spre…
International organization formed after World War II to serve…
Capitalism
Is an economic system based on the private ownership of capit…
Free enterprise
A system by which people can conduct business free of governm…
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US History-Communism and Cold war
GI Bill
Inchon
Alger Hiss
NATO
serviceman's readjustment act in 1944 that provided financial…
area on Korea's West coast where MacArthur landed his troops…
man accused of spying for the Soviet Union with microfilm doc…
defense and military alliance between the US, Canada, and ten…
GI Bill
serviceman's readjustment act in 1944 that provided financial…
Inchon
area on Korea's West coast where MacArthur landed his troops…
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US History: Cold War Retest
What was significant about the Marshal…
What did the Truman Doctrine do in 1947?
In 1949, the North Atlantic Treaty Org…
What desire of President Kennedy's pro…
Was offered to the Soviet Union
A. asserted it was the obligation of the United States to sup…
C. declared that an attack on one member nation was an attack…
B. expand American influence through peaceful means
What was significant about the Marshal…
Was offered to the Soviet Union
What did the Truman Doctrine do in 1947?
A. asserted it was the obligation of the United States to sup…
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US History The Cold War Begins
Who were the two major players involve…
What does the USSR stand for?
What is a hot war?
What is a cold war and why was the Col…
the USA and USSR
the Soviet Union
a hot war involves fighting and shooting
A cold war does not involve violent fighting
Who were the two major players involve…
the USA and USSR
What does the USSR stand for?
the Soviet Union
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US History: Cold War Unit
What did Churchill, Roosevelt and Stal…
Why did the U.S want to join?
July Potsdam
Domino Theory
- Free elections in Europe... - UN Created. est. in SF (similar…
U.S wanted to be the worlds policeman to prevent WW3 rather t…
Stalin manipulates Truman
the political theory that if one nation comes under Communist…
What did Churchill, Roosevelt and Stal…
- Free elections in Europe... - UN Created. est. in SF (similar…
Why did the U.S want to join?
U.S wanted to be the worlds policeman to prevent WW3 rather t…
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US History WWII and Cold War
Allies vs Axis: Who was on what side?
Appeasement
Battle of Midway
Battle of the Bulge
Allies: GB, Russia, France, US... Axis: Germany, Italy, Japan
give dictators what they want and hope that they wont want more
1942 World War II battle between the United States and Japan,…
December 16th, German tank divisons broke through weak Americ…
Allies vs Axis: Who was on what side?
Allies: GB, Russia, France, US... Axis: Germany, Italy, Japan
Appeasement
give dictators what they want and hope that they wont want more
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US History - Cold War Review
War Powers Resolution
Gulf of Tonkin Resolution
Operation Rolling Thunder
My Lai Massacre
Law passed that let the president can commit troops and decla…
US battleship exploded by the VietCong
US bombed strategic targets in North Vietnam
US soldiers killed the entire town of My Lai
War Powers Resolution
Law passed that let the president can commit troops and decla…
Gulf of Tonkin Resolution
US battleship exploded by the VietCong
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US History Vocab Cold War
Berlin Airlift
NATO
Containment
Sputnik 1
BRITISH AND US PLANES flew humanitarian supplies when Stalin…
ANTI-COMMUNIST ALLIANCE created in repsonse to Stalins 1948 e…
US POLICY REGARDING SOVIET UNION and preventing spread of its…
1ST MADE MADE SATTELITE launch by Soviets in 1957; forced Am.…
Berlin Airlift
BRITISH AND US PLANES flew humanitarian supplies when Stalin…
NATO
ANTI-COMMUNIST ALLIANCE created in repsonse to Stalins 1948 e…
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US History - Cold War & 1950s
United Nations
Satelite Nation
Containment
Iron Curtain
International organization founded in 1945 to promote world p…
a country dominated politically and economically by another n…
a U.S. foreign policy adopted by President Harry Truman in th…
Winston Churchill's term for the Cold War division between th…
United Nations
International organization founded in 1945 to promote world p…
Satelite Nation
a country dominated politically and economically by another n…
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SAT US HISTORY COLD WAR
"Big Three"
Teheran Conference
Bretton Woods Conference
Containment
allies during WWII; Soviet Union - Stalin, United Kingdom - C…
December, 1943 - A meeting between FDR, Churchill and Stalin…
1944, (FDR) , The common name for the United Nations Monetary…
American policy of resisting further expansion of communism a…
"Big Three"
allies during WWII; Soviet Union - Stalin, United Kingdom - C…
Teheran Conference
December, 1943 - A meeting between FDR, Churchill and Stalin…
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us history - 1960s / cold war
lyndon baines johnson (lbj)
democratic convention of 1968
election of 1968
great society
president who took over after jfk was assassinated
1968, chicago - democratic nomination of vice-president huber…
most chaotic election in us history. richard nixon won.
president johnson's version of the democratic reform program.
lyndon baines johnson (lbj)
president who took over after jfk was assassinated
democratic convention of 1968
1968, chicago - democratic nomination of vice-president huber…
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Cold War ap us history
Didn't use nuclear weapons
No
Greek civil war
Chinese civil war
Why was it called the cold war
Did Stalin plan on keeping the promises he made to other worl…
1st major Cold War incident in which Russians created interna…
China turns communist and troops to to Taiwan
Didn't use nuclear weapons
Why was it called the cold war
No
Did Stalin plan on keeping the promises he made to other worl…
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US History Terms- Cold War
Arms Race
Berlin Airlift
Blacklist
Brinkmanship
Contest in which nations compete to build more powerful weapons
Program in which US and British pilots flew supplies to West…
List of persons who were not hired because of suspected commu…
Belief that only by going to the brink of war could the Unite…
Arms Race
Contest in which nations compete to build more powerful weapons
Berlin Airlift
Program in which US and British pilots flew supplies to West…
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US History - Cold War Terms
USSR
Cold War
Superpower
Domino Theory
-Union of Soviet socialist Republics ... -AKA Soviet Union ... -Com…
Constant non-violent state of hostility between USSR and US f…
Extremely powerful nation, especially one capable of influenc…
Theory that if one country is taken over by communists, nearb…
USSR
-Union of Soviet socialist Republics ... -AKA Soviet Union ... -Com…
Cold War
Constant non-violent state of hostility between USSR and US f…
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US HISTORY COLD WAR VOCAB
Cold War
Truman Doctrine
Marshall Plan
Containment Policy
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
1947, President Truman's policy of providing economic and mil…
A United States program of economic aid for the reconstructio…
Established by the Truman administration in 1947 to contain S…
Cold War
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
Truman Doctrine
1947, President Truman's policy of providing economic and mil…
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US History Cold War Vocabulary
United Nations (UN)
satellite nation
containment
Iron curtain
international peacekeeping organization which most nations in…
a country that is dominated politically... and economically by a…
the blocking of another nation's... attempts to spread its influ…
a phrase used by Winston Churchill in... 1946 to describe an ima…
United Nations (UN)
international peacekeeping organization which most nations in…
satellite nation
a country that is dominated politically... and economically by a…
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Cold war Vocab. US History
Detente
Glasnost
Perestroika
Salt 1 Treaty
The flexible policy, involving a willingness to negotiate and…
Open discussion of social problems that was permitted in the…
Reconstruction of economy and gov. instituted in the soviet u…
5 year agreement between the US and Soviet, signed in 1972 ,…
Detente
The flexible policy, involving a willingness to negotiate and…
Glasnost
Open discussion of social problems that was permitted in the…
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US history terms Cold War
superpowers
Berlin Airlift
Cold War
NATO
State with dominant position in international relations (US/S…
brought food and other goods into West Berlin by air, East Ge…
state of political tension and military rirvarly between nati…
north Atlantic treaty organization (US Great Britain Canada a…
superpowers
State with dominant position in international relations (US/S…
Berlin Airlift
brought food and other goods into West Berlin by air, East Ge…
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US History: Cold War Terms
Yalta Conference
Nuremberg Trails
United Nations
Potsdam Conference
Conference between Stalin, FDR, and Churchill. Russia agreed…
Series of trials in which the Allied powers prosecuted German…
An organization that was established in 1945 to promote inter…
The final wartime conference between Truman, Stalin, and Chur…
Yalta Conference
Conference between Stalin, FDR, and Churchill. Russia agreed…
Nuremberg Trails
Series of trials in which the Allied powers prosecuted German…
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US History Cold War Vocab
Iron curtain
Truman doctrine
Marshall plan
Nato treaty
National barrier separating ussr and western europe
US sends financial aid to Greek and turkey prevent communism
US sends billions to europe to prevent communism
Alliance between democratic nations
Iron curtain
National barrier separating ussr and western europe
Truman doctrine
US sends financial aid to Greek and turkey prevent communism
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Cold war unit US history
iron curtain
Containment
Truman doctrine
Marshall Plan
Division between the soviet countries and the rest of the wor…
The prevention of the Soviet Union spreading its influence al…
The policy that provided aid ($money$) to foreign countries f…
Western Europe received over 13 billion $$ in US loans betwee…
iron curtain
Division between the soviet countries and the rest of the wor…
Containment
The prevention of the Soviet Union spreading its influence al…
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US History: Cold War - Domestic
Taft Hartley
Sun Studios
Success of Détente
Silent Spring
President could prevent strikes
Cash, Presley, Lewis- rock n roll
Sign of Anti-Ballistic Missile Treaty
Demand for federal regulations
Taft Hartley
President could prevent strikes
Sun Studios
Cash, Presley, Lewis- rock n roll
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US History Cold War [Vocab]
Communism
Satellite Nations
Iron Curtain
Containment
A political theory in which all property is publically owned.…
Nations politically and economically dominated or controlled…
The political and military barrier that isolated Soviet-contr…
The political and military barrier that isolated Soviet-contr…
Communism
A political theory in which all property is publically owned.…
Satellite Nations
Nations politically and economically dominated or controlled…
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US History: Cold War Terms
"Big Three"
Teheran Conference
Bretton Woods Conference
Containment
allies during WWII; Soviet Union - Stalin, United Kingdom - C…
December, 1943 - A meeting between FDR, Churchill and Stalin…
1944, (FDR) , The common name for the United Nations Monetary…
American policy of resisting further expansion of communism a…
"Big Three"
allies during WWII; Soviet Union - Stalin, United Kingdom - C…
Teheran Conference
December, 1943 - A meeting between FDR, Churchill and Stalin…
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us history cold war vocab
Marshall Plan
McCarthyism
Brinkmanship
Truman Doctrine
joint economic recovery program between the us and the wester…
making accusations about being a communist without evidence
pursing something to the limit of safety before stopping
convinced Congress to give $400 million to prevent the fall o…
Marshall Plan
joint economic recovery program between the us and the wester…
McCarthyism
making accusations about being a communist without evidence
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VA/US History - The Cold War
What is the United Nations
What were 2 results of the American oc…
What was the Cold War?
What is communism?
International organization to keep world peace
1) Japan became a democracy ... 2) Japan became an ally or frien…
War of words between the U.S. and the Soviet Union between 19…
Economic system in which there is no private property; govern…
What is the United Nations
International organization to keep world peace
What were 2 results of the American oc…
1) Japan became a democracy ... 2) Japan became an ally or frien…
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US History test- Cold war
The cold war
cold war definition
how did the soviets view the US's bomb?
Igniting factor of the cold war
communism vs democracy
a period of high tension and bitter rivalry between the USA a…
as a threat
the iron curtain
The cold war
communism vs democracy
cold war definition
a period of high tension and bitter rivalry between the USA a…
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Cold War Test- US History
Cold War
Potsdam
Warsaw Pact
Satellite Nation
the state of political hostility that existed between the com…
Meeting of Allied leaders at end of WWII. The U.S. felt it be…
An alliance of communist countries promising to come to each…
A nation that is dominated politically by another. The Warsaw…
Cold War
the state of political hostility that existed between the com…
Potsdam
Meeting of Allied leaders at end of WWII. The U.S. felt it be…
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US History Final Cold War
Satellite nations
Berlin airlift
United Nations
NATO
This group consisted of Eastern European nations that were do…
This action provided vital supplies to a region blockaded by…
Both the US and Soviet Union joined this organization after W…
This defensive military alliance was the first military allia…
Satellite nations
This group consisted of Eastern European nations that were do…
Berlin airlift
This action provided vital supplies to a region blockaded by…
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US History 11 Cold War
People:
Hiss
Chambers
Rosenberg
...
He was accused a communist spy
He accused people of being communist spies
The couple accused of being communist spies and later reveale…
People:
...
Hiss
He was accused a communist spy
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US History (World War II/Cold War)
Dictators
Germany
Italy
Russia
Came to power because of the depression and a countries need…
Hitler, nazi, Fascist
Benito Mussalini, fascist
Josef Stalin "man of steel" communist
Dictators
Came to power because of the depression and a countries need…
Germany
Hitler, nazi, Fascist
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US History: Unit 4 Cold War Era
Harry S. Truman
Satellite Nations
Containment
Bomb Shelters
President during the beginning of the Cold War and had to dea…
Nations politically and economically dominated or controlled…
US policy to stop the spread of Communism
After WWII, thousands of families built these in their yards…
Harry S. Truman
President during the beginning of the Cold War and had to dea…
Satellite Nations
Nations politically and economically dominated or controlled…
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Cold War - Us History II
Cold War
The Marshall Plan
Herbert Hoover
Harry Truman
- A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union... ... -…
- This was an American initiative in which the US gave $13 bi…
His role in that Marshall Plan was that he thought imperative…
Containment, middle option to Op Unthinkable, to stop further…
Cold War
- A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union... ... -…
The Marshall Plan
- This was an American initiative in which the US gave $13 bi…
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US History Cold War Test
By 1945 what did Pres. Roosevelt and h…
In February 1945 Pres. Roosevelt and B…
Roosevelt, Churchill, and Stalin agree…
Among the major causes of the Cold War…
Economic growth
Hold free elections in Poland as soon as possible
France
The use of the atomic bomb
By 1945 what did Pres. Roosevelt and h…
Economic growth
In February 1945 Pres. Roosevelt and B…
Hold free elections in Poland as soon as possible
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Us history cold war test
Satelite nations
Cold war
Communism
Containment
Eastern european countries controlled by the soviet union
Competition and tension between the us and Soviet Union
System in which the government controls all aspects of societ…
Efforts to stop the spread of communism into other countries
Satelite nations
Eastern european countries controlled by the soviet union
Cold war
Competition and tension between the us and Soviet Union
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US History: The Cold War and WWII
What is the main reason why WWII begin…
Why is WWII very important?
What is the first reason why WWII began?
What is the second reason why WWII beg…
Germany invades Poland on September 1, 1939. It lasts from 19…
WWII impacts the entire world, it triggers the holocaust, nuc…
Some countries were upset about the position of their country…
There was political instability in Europe. Democracies weren'…
What is the main reason why WWII begin…
Germany invades Poland on September 1, 1939. It lasts from 19…
Why is WWII very important?
WWII impacts the entire world, it triggers the holocaust, nuc…
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US history- Cold War test
The congressional committee establishe…
In 1949 the US lost its sense of super…
The Federal employee government progra…
What did not help set the tone for McC…
HUAC
The soviets became a nuclear power
Favored national security over individual rights
The launch of Sputnik ... (Did help: soviets having the bomb, th…
The congressional committee establishe…
HUAC
In 1949 the US lost its sense of super…
The soviets became a nuclear power
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