The Cold War was a terrifying time because of the high stakes involved with new weapons and mutually assured destruction.
Tensions peaked in the early 1960s when JFK and Khrushchev took us to the brink of nuclear war, which would have killed billions and ended human civilization as we know it.
- Cold War: Truman to Kennedy
- Cold War: Johnson to the Fall of the Berlin Wall
- The Modern Era: 1945-1970
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