Essays on: cold war

Containment (Cold War)

Containment was a policy used by the Americans used stop the spread of Communism and communist expansion through military, political and economic means. Specifically in the...


The Cold War era

King Philip of Macedon is credited with the development of siegecraft, employing battering rams, towers and catapults to capture walled cities. Alexander the Great and later,...


Chapter 18 US History The Cold War

United Nations (UN) An international peacekeeping organization to which most nations in the world belong, founded in 1945 to promote world peace, security, and economic development...