the two big nations among that time. The Big Three which consisted of Roosevelt, Churchill, and Stalin in which
they had created the organization of the United Nations. While Truman was very average and was able to fight
Describe the early Cold War conflicts over Germany and Eastern Europe, and the failure of the
United Nations to resolve Soviet-American tensions.
Discuss American efforts to “contain” the Soviets through the Truman Doctrine, the Marshall
Plan, and NATO.