The Oxford Biblical Studies Online and Oxford Islamic Studies Online have retired. Content you previously purchased on Oxford Biblical Studies Online or Oxford Islamic Studies Online has now moved to Oxford Reference, Oxford Handbooks Online, Oxford Scholarship Online, or What Everyone Needs to Know®. For information on how to continue to view articles visit the subscriber services page.

Related Content

'Fifties, The.' can also refer to...


More Like This

Show all results sharing these subjects:

  • History
  • Regional and National History


Show Summary Details


Fifties, The.

Quick Reference

The Cold War between the United States and the Soviet Union dominated American life in the 1950s.

The Korean War (1950–1953), a conflict formally fought under the flag of the ...

Reference entries