Available Books at BHS
For basic background info.
For biographical information on key figures.
A great resource for information on the cold war. Click on the “Fall of the Soviet Union 1985-1991” tab at the bottom for more specific information.
A treasure-trove of documents, multimedia, and resources from the Cold War Era.
This well-focused site contains both introductory essays and primary sources on the decay of Soviet-style Communism.
A retrospective that chronicles the rise and the fall of the Berlin Wall. Includes an interactive timeline that highlights pivotal moments in history for this symbol of the Cold War.
An article highlighting the factors that ultimately led to the collapse of communism.