Showing results by author "David Painter"

Categories

All Categories

1 results
Sort by
    • The Modern Scholar: Cold War: On the Brink of Apocalypse

    • By: David Painter
    • Narrated by: David Painter
    • Length: 7 hrs and 47 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 15
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12

    The devastating US atomic bombing of the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki not only brought World War II to an end, but effectively gave birth to the Cold War. The postwar world would thereafter be marked by the fragile relationship of two superpowers with opposing ideologies: the United States and the Soviet Union.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Decent history until the 80's

    • By Stephen on 03-05-09

    Regular price: $49.95