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    Minuteman Missile

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Interactive Cold War Timeline

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"The history of the world since 1945, is the history of the Cold War" - Norman Friedman, Military Historian

The Cold War was the defining historical event of the last half of the 20th century. This conflict was between democratic capitalism represented by the United States and its allies, versus the totalitarian communism of the Soviet Union and its allies.

Click here to watch this Cold War Interactive Timeline in Powerpoint format to review the major events of the Cold War.

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