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Cold war in Sheffield

Bill Moore

Cold war in Sheffield

the Second World Peace Congress, November, 1950

by Bill Moore

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Published by Sheffield Trades Council Peace Sub-committee in Sheffield .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Bill Moore.
The Physical Object
Pagination28p. :
Number of Pages28
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22449054M

Regional war rooms became Regional Seats of Government. These would have up to staff. Region 2 was to be based at Easingwold in North Yorkshire (and later York Castle). Sheffield twinned with the industrial city of Stalino in the USSR (later renamed Donetsk). Dec Sheffield Civil Defence nuclear attack exercise held. Apr / May A thought-provoking and penetrating account of the post-Cold war follies and delusions that culminated in the age of Donald Trump from the bestselling author of The Limits of Power. When the Cold War ended with the fall of the Berlin Wall, the Washington establishment felt it had prevailed in a world-historical struggle.

T T Asia/Hong_Kong Asia Society: New Cold War: De-risking the US-China Conflict Tensions between the two states over trade, technology and geopolitical intent have been exacerbate by the coronavirus pandemic, fuelling protectionist and nationalist sentiment. A key concern is that this new Cold War turns into a hot war.   Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War on PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X, and PC will reportedly have one of Modern Warfare's most controversial features. To balance this out, a .

Although seen widely as the twentieth-century's great religious war, as a conflict between the god-fearing and the godless, the religious dimension of the Cold War has never been subjected to a scholarly critique. This unique study shows why religion is a key Cold War variable. A specially.   So in that spirit, here are my ten favorite English-language Cold War novels—plus my favorite Cold War play as a bonus pick: Eugene Burdick and William J. Lederer, .


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Using contemporary diaries, letters, police accounts and other archive material, this book reveals how, despite heavy bombing, the people of Sheffield refused to be looks at the events that were happening in the city during the countdown to the war, such as the evacuation of the children not only to other safer districts, but to Released on: Novem This fascinating new book is devoted to an almost unknown period in the history of Sheffield.

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