Story Guides Origins of the Cold War
These resources explain factors that led to the Cold War between the United States and the Soviet Union. Use these resources to support student inquiry into factors that led to the Cold War. Use the Export to My Lists button above to turn this into a research list for your students.
- How did events in post-World War II Germany lead to increased tensions between the United States and the Soviet Union?
- What was the Marshall Plan? How did the Soviet Union respond to the Marshall Plan?
- Why do you think relations continued to deteriorate between the United States and the Soviet Union? Was the cold war inevitable?
- Overview: Origins of the Cold War
- Visuals: Origins of the Cold War (Visual)
- Outlines: Outline
- Transcripts: Transcript
- Lesson: Introduction
- Lesson: 1-Beginnings of the Rift
- Lesson: 2-Truman's Cold War Policies
- Lesson: 3-Soviet Responses
- Lesson: Closing
- Investigate Activities: The Crucible
- Glossary Terms: Warsaw Pact
- Photos & Illustrations: Berlin Wall
- Reference Articles: Berlin Airlift
- Reference Articles: Containment
- Reference Articles: Marshall Plan
- Reference Articles: Cold War, The, 1945–1960
- Reference Articles: Cold War
- Political, Government & Court Documents: Kennan, George F.: Containment Doctrine (1947)
- Political, Government & Court Documents: Truman Doctrine (1947)
- Maps: Balance of Power Crises, 1945-1980
"Origins of the Cold War." History Hub, ABC-CLIO, 2020, historyhub.abc-clio.com/Support/Display/2153073?cid=256. Accessed 20 Jan. 2020.
Entry ID: 2153073