S: The Cold War
FC: C | The Cold War
1: Post World War II
2: Continue Post WWII | The Baby Boom- Was the time immediately following WWII when estimated 78.3 million Americans who were born. | Harry Truman- Was the President of the U.S. during the final two years of WWII. | Stalin- The Brutal dictator of Russia
3: pOST wwII Continued ... | Neville Chamberlain was replaced after WWII as the British Prime Minister by Winston Churchill.
4: Communism is a sociopolitical movement that aims for a classless and stateless society structured upon common ownership of the means of production, free access to articles of consumption, and the end of wage labour and private property in the means of production and real estate.[ | Berlin Wall
5: Cont. | The Berlin Wall (German: Berliner Mauer) was a barrier constructed by the German Democratic Republic (GDR, East Germany) starting on 13 August 1961, that completely cut off West Berlin from surrounding East Germany and from East Berlin. | cNT. bERLIN wALL
6: Containment Policy | President Truman approved the policy in 1948 | Containment was a United States policy using military, economic, and diplomatic strategies to stall the spread of communism, enhance America’s security and influence abroad, and prevent a "domino effect".
8: Containment Policy -The Truman Doctrine -Warsaw pact | The Truman Doctrine (listen) was a policy set forth by U.S. President Harry S Truman on March 12, 1947 stating that the U.S. would support Greece and Turkey with economic and military aid to prevent their falling into the Soviet sphere. | The Warsaw Pact (1955–91) is the informal name for the Warsaw Treaty Organization of Friendship, Cooperation, and Mutual Assistance. The treaty was a mutual defense treaty subscribed to by eight communist states in Eastern Europe.
9: Dwight David "Ike" Eisenhower ( /aznhar/ eye-zn-how-r; October 14, 1890 – March 28, 1969) was a five-star general in the United States Army and the 34th President of the United States. | The domino theory was a theory during the 1950s to 1980s that speculated that if one state in a region came under the influence of communism, then the surrounding countries would follow in a domino effect. | Domino Theory
10: The KOREN WAR | The Korean War (25 June 1950 – armistice signed 27 July 1953) was a military conflict between South Korea, supported by the United Nations, and North Korea, supported by the People's Republic of China (PRC), with military material aid from the Soviet Union. | The 38th parallel was first suggested as a dividing line for Korea in 1896. Russia was attempting to pull Korea under its control, while Japan had just secured recognition of its rights in Korea from the British. | MacArthur was responsible for confirming and enforcing the sentences for war crimes handed down by the International Military Tribunal for the Far East. In late 1945, Allied military commissions in various cities of the Orient tried 5,700 Japanese, Taiwanese and Koreans for war crimes. About 4,300 were convicted, almost 1,000 sentenced to death, and hundreds given life imprisonment.
12: The Battle of Pusan Perimeter was a large-scale battle between United Nations (UN) and North Korean (NK) forces lasting from August 4 – September 15, 1950. | Kim Il-sung (15 April 1912 – 8 July 1994) was a Korean communist politician who led North Korea from its founding in 1948 until his death in 1994.[
13: Vietnam War | The Seventeenth parallel (Vietnamese: v tuyn 17) was the provisional military demarcation line between North and South Vietnam established by the Geneva Accords of 1954. The demarcation line did not exactly coincide with the 17th parallel but ran south of it, approximately along the Ben Hai River in Quang Tri Province to the village of Bo Ho Su and from there due west to the Laos-Vietnam border. In 1976 the demarcation line was made redundant as Vietnam was unified following the surrender of the South Vietnamese government.
14: Richard Nixon
15: Lyndon Johnson | Ho Chi Minh Trail
16: Collapse of Communism Detente: Cooling of the Cold War-- Richard Nixon policy; visited Communist China Star Wars: Treaty between U.S. and U.S.S.R. to limit # of atomic weapons Fall of Berlin Wall; Germany united Mikhail Gorbachav Ronald Reagan
17: The fall of the Berlin Wall paved the way for German reunification, which was formally concluded on 3 October 1990.
18: Mikhail Sergeyevich Gorbachev ; born 2 March 1931) is a former Soviet statesman, having served as General Secretary of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union from 1985 until 1991, and as the last head of state of the USSR,