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E-Learning World History Extended DBQ: Cold War

Cold War -- Overview

QUESTION: What were the causes of the Cold War and how did it develop? 

Read the overview article and complete the graphic organizer to get background information about your topic and to help you write your introductory paragraph. 

Document #1 -- NATO From the Cold War to Today

Document #2 -- Cold War

Document #3 -- Politics After WWII and Cold War Tensions

Chicago Style Citations

Document #1: 

Encyclopedia Britannica via Newsela. "NATO from the Cold War to Today:
     Defending Democracy in Europe." Newsela. Last modified June 14, 2017.
     Accessed May 6, 2020. https://hfhs-hf233.libguides.com/
     ld.php?content_id=54154739.

Document #2: 

McLellan, David S. "Cold War." Scholastic Grolier Online. Last modified 2018.
     https://go.scholastic.com/content/schgo/D/article/100/011/10001184.html.

Document #3: 

Suri, Jeremi, and The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History via Newsela.
     "Politics After WWII and Cold War Tensions." Newsela. Last modified
     November 28, 2016. Accessed May 6, 2020. https://hfhs-hf233.libguides.com/
     ld.php?content_id=54154731.