Mary Baldwin College, Staunton VA 24401
by Prof. Gordon L. Bowen, Ph.D.
Berlin Airlift: German children cheer American plane delivering supplies to Berlin, 1948
Events in Europe suggested a Soviet drive toward
Composition of the Poland Government, 1945-46
Cooperation in the Occupation of Germany, 1945 onward
Civil War in Greece, 1945-47: the Truman Doctrine of Containment
Communist seizure of power in Czechoslvakia, 2.48
Blockade of Berlin, 1948-49
Failure to remove Soviet Troops from No. Iran (1945-46)For extensive discussion of these events, please see the essay supporting this section of the course.
Soviet aid to Communists in the Chinese Civil War (1945 on)
Communist Uprising against France in Indochina (1946 on)
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