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What were the causes and events of the cold war what happened during the global superpower stand-off that brought the world to the brink of destruction. The cold war presidents (1945 - 1991) nine us presidents were in office during the precarious period in history known as the cold war the cold war started in 1945 during the presidency of harry truman and the cold war ended in 1991 with the fall of the soviet union during the presidency of george h bush. This publication, “a short history of the department of state,” has been retired the text remains online for containment and cold war, 1945-1961. The soviet-american combat, known as the cold war hung heavy over global affairs for more than forty long years structuring the world with extensive military buildups, an unceasing nuclear arms rivalry, intensive surveillance, and relentless technological emulations.
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