eBook Encyclopedia Of Cold War: A Political, Social, And Military History, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1851097066
  • ISBN-13: 9781851097067
  • DDC: 909.82
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 2500 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2007 | Published/Released April 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2007
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The confrontation of Western capitalism and Soviet and Chinese Communism shaped world affairs for almost the entire second half of the 20th century, a period defined by pervasive political tension, nuclear-fueled nightmares, intense diplomacy, and the transformation of regional/national disputes into test-case ideological battlefields where the superpowers squared off.