Access to History: The USA and the Cold War 1945-1963 (2nd Edition)

$47.95
Buy in bulk & save!
Buy 1 to 4: $47.95 each
Buy 5 to 9: $45.55 each
Buy 10 or more: $43.15 each


Available on orders $80 to $1000
Learn more


Available on orders $80 to $1000
Learn more



This second edition has been updated to take account of recent historical research into the period, including up-to-date interpretations relating to the Cuban Missile Crisis.

Availability: Out of Stock Usually Dispatched In: 3 - 7 Business Days ISBN: 9780340846872 Publisher: Nelson Categories: Humanities and Social Sciences (HASS)History
Share

Part of the series Nelson Access to History.

View all products in this series


This second edition has been updated to take account of recent historical research into the period, including up-to-date interpretations relating to the Cuban Missile Crisis. The major issues surrounding the origins of the Cold War and its subsequent escalation into a global power struggle between the United States and the Soviet Union, are examined through an accessible narrative and comprehensive selection of sources. The author also provides an analysis of the extent to which the Cold War had an impact on America’s political institutions and society. The revised study guides provide a firm basis for answering differentiated source-based and extended writing questions.


Key Feature:

  • Includes advice on the different skills required for AS and A level specifications
  • Is in line with new specifications offered from September 2000
  • Contains new Access to History series features including Points to Consider, Key Issues and Profiles

Contents:

  • Overview: America and the Cold War 1945-63
  • Origins: The United States and the Beginning of the Cold War
  • Containment: Confining Soviet Power
  • Escalation: Global Cold War, Hot War in Korea 1945-53
  • Co-existence and Confrontation: Eisenhower's Cold War 1953-61
  • Crisis and Compromise: Kennedy's Cold War 1961-63
  • Home Front: The Impact of the Cold War on the United States 1945-63

 

ISBN 9780340846872
Publisher Nelson
Product Type Student Books,
Year Level Year 11, Year 12,
Author(s) Oliver Edwards

Be The First To Review This Product!

Help other Teacher Superstore users shop smarter by writing reviews for products you have purchased.

Write a product review


More From This Category