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Soviet threat to Europe

Soviet threat to Europe

an analysis of Soviet potentials and intentions

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Published by Foreign Affairs Pub. Co. in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Soviet Union,
  • Europe
    • Subjects:
    • Soviet Union -- Military policy.,
    • Europe -- Defenses.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby experts of six countries [Alastair Buchan and others]. Introduction by Lord St. Oswald.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsUA770 .S67 1969
      The Physical Object
      Pagination78 p.
      Number of Pages78
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5723390M
      LC Control Number70435076

      The Cold War was a period of geopolitical tension between the Soviet Union and the United States and their respective allies, the Eastern Bloc and the Western Bloc, after World War period is generally considered to span the Truman Doctrine to the dissolution of the Soviet term "cold" is used because there was no large-scale fighting directly between the two. The Soviet leaders probably viewed the Marshall Plan and NATO as direct threats to Soviet security. Soviet leaders felt the United States was using its wealth to buy influence and power in Europe.

        Ukraine gained its independence in , when the Soviet Union was dissolved and former Soviet republics became sovereign states. Since that time Ukraine started its own policy, with the Ukrainian point of view on history, international relations, and politics differing greatly from the Russian perspective. But during the Cold War period.   In the second half of the twentieth century, Americans were taught to see both Nazi Germany and the Soviet Union as the greatest of evils. Hitler was worse, because his regime propagated the unprecedented horror of the Holocaust, the attempt to eradicate an entire people on racial grounds. Yet Stalin was also worse, because his regime killed far, far more people—tens of millions, it was.

      According to the historian, for a long time, Hitler didn't even view the Soviet Union as a threat. A reinterpretation of Hitler's perception of Germans Simms pushes a further point home as well.   Dwight D. Eisenhower, as supreme commander of Allied forces during World War II, led the massive invasion of Nazi-occupied Europe that began on D-Day. Later, as U.S president, he managed Cold War.


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