Dissertation Writers: What were the causes of the Cold War?
Use the primary documents to research and answer the following:
1) Regarding the home front, what social issues regarding race and gender were brought to public attention by the growth of wartime industries throughout the United States? Why were such issues of equality not fully resolved by the war’s end?
2) How do journalists Pyle and Mauldin describe the war in Europe? Why was D-Day such a crucial event in the war? What obstacles lay in the way to defeating Hitler?
3) What were the causes of the Cold War?