Four Minute Warning: Britain's Cold War

Four Minute Warning: Britain's Cold War

by Bob Clarke, Robert Clarke
     
 

The Cold War was like no other conflict yet experienced. It was more than a struggle between two superpowers, it was a war of ideologies, the Capitalistic West and the Communist East. The Cold War leached its way into every facet of British life. The period was punctuated by an arms race which pushed the world to the edge of destruction, as both East and West

Overview

The Cold War was like no other conflict yet experienced. It was more than a struggle between two superpowers, it was a war of ideologies, the Capitalistic West and the Communist East. The Cold War leached its way into every facet of British life. The period was punctuated by an arms race which pushed the world to the edge of destruction, as both East and West amassed arsenals of nuclear weapons far beyond what would be needed to destroy, quite literally, everything. This book looks at Britain's part in the conflict.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780752433943
Publisher:
Tempus Publishing, Limited
Publication date:
04/28/2005
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
6.80(w) x 9.60(h) x 0.63(d)

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