The Aftermath of World War II: Prelude to the Cold War

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Date
1962
Summary
Part 1: Emphasizes the Allied Nations victory over the Axis Powers. Highlights the surrender of Japan and points out political and economic repercussions after World War 11. Pictures the War Crimes Trials, the forming of the United Nations, and the emergence of the U.S. and Russia as the two dominant powers. Part II: Breakup of the Grand Alliance, explores the reasons for the breakup of the Grand Alliance between the U.S. and Russia. Explains some of the factors contributing to the widening gap between the U.S. and Russia and leading to the Cold War.
Publishers
McGraw-Hill Book Company; Richard Kaplan Productions
Subjects
World War, 1939-1945; Europe -- History -- 20th century; United States -- Foreign relations; Russian & Eastern European Studies; U.S. History & Government; War & Peace; West European Studies
Collection
IUL Moving Image Archive
Unit
IUL Moving Image Archive
Language
English
Rights Statement
No Copyright - United States
Physical Description
1 Film (0:00:00); 16mm
Other Identifiers
IULMIA Film Database: 30000162927937; Other: GR00468445; MDPI Barcode: 40000003302561

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