Soviet Pursuit of Peaceful Co-existance

View mindmap
  • Soviet Pursuit of Peaceful Coexistance
    • Stalin's Death 1953
      • Khrushchev's secret speech 1956
      • Destalinisation
    • Khrushchev was confident that the Soviet economy would take over that of the west
    • Consolidation of the superpower's sphere's of influence
      • Gave a greater sense of security
      • Austria 1955 became an independent state
      • Soviets leave Finland 1956
    • Economic and military implications of the arms race
      • It was really expensive
      • 'There are two ways- either peaceful coexistence or the most destructive war in history. There is no third way


No comments have yet been made

Similar History resources:

See all History resources »See all Cold War resources »