Bleeding Kansas.pdf - Cold War The Cold War was a period after World War II in which there was geopolitical tension between the Soviet Union and its

Bleeding Kansas.pdf - Cold War The Cold War was a period...

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Cold War- The Cold War was a period after World War II in which there was geopolitical tension between the Soviet Union and its satellite states, also known as the Eastern Bloc and the United States and its NATO allies along with others. The United States was known as the Western Bloc. The Cold War lasted from 1946-1991, the war got its name as both sides feared that if the nuclear weapons would get involved them they would destroy both countries and potentially the world, as a result both countries fought indirectly and it was called the Cold War. The Cold War was prevented with the establishment of NATO, without which it would have become a nuclear war. The Cold War was caused because the the Soviet Union wanted to force its ideas and beliefs of communism upon its citizens, as well as others. For this reason the United States had refused to recognize USSR for 16 years after the Bolsheviks takeover. There were also other reasons also such
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