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Essay heading: Cold War - Space Race
 
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Written by: Maddy
Date added: July 1, 2009
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This fear had then started a tremendous arms race leading to the development of hydrogen bombs and intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBMs), along with many other weapons. The most obviously visible part of the Cold War was the arms race. Massive and expensive expansion on military action and advancement movements by both nations involved caused a new concept of thinking...
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Massive and expensive expansion on military action and advancement movements by both nations involved caused a new concept of thinking. Mutually assured destruction or MAD was the philosophy that "both nations had the power to destroy each other completely in the event of an attack" . This theory was based on three ideas...
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