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    How do I prepare for my U.S. History exam? Please help me with a study guide for U.S. History since 1877, including the Cold War era.

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    Cold War Politics
    1945 - 1961

    I. Identification

    Cold War
    Dean Acheson
    Soviet post-war objectives
    United States post-war objectives
    George Kennan
    "iron curtain"
    Truman Doctrine
    George C. Marshall
    Marshall Plan
    Berlin Crisis
    Nuclear policy of deterrence
    National Security Act of 1947
    People's Republic of China
    Creation of Israel, 1947-48
    Jackie Robinson
    Committee on Civil Rights
    Desegregation of the Armed Forces
    Taft-Hartley Act of 1947
    Thomas Dewey
    Election of 1948
    The Fair Deal
    McCarran-Walter Act of ...

    Solution Summary

    This solution offers key terms and ten study questions which are integral to US History for the time period since 1877. The terms and questions cover the entire Cold War era.