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Please note that this course has started and enrolment is no longer possible.

The Cold War divided the world for nearly fifty years. This course considers when the Superpowers’ struggle for supremacy began, assesses key flashpoints including the Korean War, the Cuban Missile Crisis and the Vietnam conflict, and asks why it ended when it did.


Course dates

09 Jul 2018 to 20 Jul 2018

Course duration

2 weeks

Apply by

25 Jun 2018


International Summer Programmes
Sidgwick Site
United Kingdom
01223 760850

Teaching sessions

Meetings: 10

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