THE COLD WAR - THE IRON CURTAIN AND THE LONG TELEGRAM


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Map of the Iron Curtain
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The Iron Curtain



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George Kennan & The Long Telegram



















Readings:

Walsh: 323-330
DeMarco: 156-158
McAleavy: 104-115
Brooman: 8-9


Resources:

USSR Expansion and the Iron Curtain
Winston Churchill's "Iron Curtain" Speech, 1946
Joseph Stalin's Response to the "Iron Curtain" Speech, 1946
The Significance of the Long Telegram
Origins of the Cold War: 1946-1950


Videos:



CONTAINMENT (Please follow this link to a great video series. Click on the second video: "Containment")
http://www.mediarichlearning.com/pg/cw/cw.php


STUDENT MADE PRESENTATION ON THE IMPACT OF THE LONG TELEGRAM

A Policy of Containment from Trevor Wright on Vimeo.



SHORT VIDEO ON KENNAN'S LONG TELEGRAM