Cold War (1947–1953)

The Cold War (1947–1953) is the period within the Cold War from the Truman Doctrine in 1947 to the conclusion of the Korean War in 1953. The Cold War began almost immediately following World War II and lasted through most of the 20th century.

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Cold War (1947–1953) - Significant Documents
... The article describes the concepts that became the foundation of United States ColdWar policy and was published in Foreign Affairs in 1947 ... NSC-68 shaped government actions in the ColdWar for the next 20 years and has subsequently been labeled the "blueprint" for the ColdWar ...

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    In health of mind and body, men should see with their own eyes, hear and speak without trumpets, walk on their feet, not on wheels, and work and war with their arms, not with engine-beams, nor rifles warranted to kill twenty men at a shot before you can see them.
    John Ruskin (1819–1900)

    Grandfather, you were the pillar of fire in front of the camp and now we are left in the camp alone, in the dark; and we are so cold and so sad.
    Noa Ben-Artzi Philosof (b. 1978)