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1. Write an essay about the US and the Cold War from 1946-1960 . Explain the origins of the Cold War and the major episodes of the Cold War in these early years? Major episodes should include US and USSR policy statements, actions, and reactions. a. Overview i. Determined US foreign policy and had influence on Domestic policy ii. Massive arms race between US and USSR iii. Great supply to minor nations based on their loyalty to either Democracy or Communism iv. Never actually fought one another, but supported smaller proxy wars in other nations b. Origins i. Since being allies in WWII, differences between US and USSR began to separate them, as their desire to spread their spheres of influence increased over time ii. Loans and supplies to the USSR were cut short at the end of the war to highlight dependence on the US iii. US and UK typically bonded more closely than USSR because of shared ideologies 1. No sharing of nuclear technology with Russia c. Episodes i. 1946 speech by Stalin stating that he would continue to support the spread of
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