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date: 17 September 2019

Cold War 

Source:
A Dictionary of World History
Author(s):
Anne KerrAnne Kerr, Edmund WrightEdmund Wright

The struggle between the Soviet bloc countries and the Western countries from 1945–1990. The Soviet Union, the USA, and Britain had been wartime allies against Nazi Germany, but even before Germany was defeated they began to differ about the future of Germany and of Eastern Europe. Wartime summit meetings at ... ...

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