As the British give up control of Greece, the Truman Doctrine goes into effect and the Cold War begins.
Cold War. Find out more about the Cold War, including: what it was, its causes, the beginning of the Cold War, major events unto 1954, the Cold War in East Asia, formation of military alliances, the ease of tensions after 1954, and links to video clips of the Cold War period.
This is an amazing site put together by Fordham University. It is nicely broken into the typical parts of world history (absolutism, scientific revolution up to WWI, WWII, Cold War, post Cold War, etc. It is a great resource for both US and world history teachers. For example under World War I, there are links to life in the trenches, primary resources, lectures on the different causes of the war, Zimmerman Telegram, personal accounts, life after the war, etc.
Billy Joel We did not start the Fire Lyrics (on Screen) and here is the Current Headlines today No one is right and no one wrong Putin / Obama it's time to Do something constructive that will help Solve this Failed Policy We need to Seek God's Will to be done everyday of our life or failure is sure