Ruth Adriano Mendes
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Summary:Documentary history of the Cold War, the military and ideological conflict between the United States and the former Soviet Union that shaped the modern age. Features observations from eyewitnesses, newly recovered film footage and records made possible by the Freedom of Information Act and the recent opening of archives. Pivotal moments that are covered include the Berlin blockade, the fall of China to the Communists, the Cuban Missile Crisis, the Vietnam and Korean Wars, and the invasion of Afghanistan.