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The origins of the cold war involved the breakdown of relations between the soviet union after setbacks to soviet plans through the marshall plan, the successful introduction of a new currency to west germany, and massive electoral losses the cold war is increasingly treated as a global historical period beginning. Origins of the cold war 1941-49: revised 3rd edition [martin mccauley] on history: a very short introduction john h cold war: an international history. Although the cold war is over, the writing of its history has only just begun this book presents an analysis of the origins of the cold war in the decade after the. The wartime alliance between the united states and the soviet union began to unravel even before the end of world war ii when the war ended, the red army .
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