Covers the Cold Wars main adversaries, the USAand USSR, their immediate allies and their spheres of influence in a divided post-war Europe.
- Looks at the Cold War from both perspectives.
- Puts the Cold War into context.
- Looks to the future of the post Cold War world.
- Discusses the importance of domestic issues and how they influenced the course and outcome of the Cold War.
- Includes previously unseen material about the Stalin and post-Stalin era.