The Cold War
By: Andrew Heritage
For over four decades the world lived in the shadow of instant nuclear annihilation.
The world map was divided into East and West, and war-scarred Europe was partitioned by the Iron Curtain.
Each camp was presided over by the 'Superpowers' that emerged from the Second World War - the Soviet Union and the United States - superpowers divided by ideology but united by an ambition for world domination.Hardback, 270 x 210mm, 208 pages, 180 colour illustrations