The Cold War 2

View Paper
Pages: 1
(approximately 235 words/page)

Essay Database > History
The Cold War was a post-1945 struggle primarily between the United States and the Soviet Union. Direct military conflict never really occurred between the two superpowers, but many economic and political struggles emerged. These struggles led to mutual suspicion and hostility between the two. After almost a century of friendship, the Americans and Russians became enemies when the Communists seized power and established the Soviet Union. The United States intervened in the Soviet Union, sending …

showed first 75 words of 327 total
Sign up for EssayTask and enjoy a huge collection of student essays, term papers and research papers. Improve your grade with our unique database!
showed last 75 words of 327 total
…able to find work. The black listing ruined many actors’ lives. The Cold War supposedly ended in the early '90s during the Reagan Administration. Mikhail Gorbachev and Ronald Reagan agreed to cut back both the superpowers’ presence in Europe. The two Germany's became one, the arms race was cut, and the East European nations elected non-communist governments. Although officially over, some still think there may be a silent Cold War raging on in secret.