The Leavenworth Series: A Military History of the Cold War
- Categories: Politics | All
- Event posted: Sept. 9, 2012
- Last updated: Sept. 16, 2014
- Thursday, Sept. 20, 2012, 3 p.m.
- Dole Institute of Politics, KU campus, Lawrence
- Age limit: Not available
This new series, brought to the Dole Institue by experts at the military college at Ft. Leavenworth, promises to be an extensive and fascinating look at the historical events that fueled the fires of the Cold War. From Cuba to Korea, to Vietnam and Afghanistan, get an inside look at US tactics and strategies during these world changing events. September Topic: Detente and Arms Control Don’t miss this detailed look at the Cold War from the military historians of the college at Ft. Leavenworth. Beyond the strategic nuclear dynamic between the United States and the Soviet Union, the lecture series highlights the global nature of this ideological contest by providing insights into hot spots such as Asia, Latin America, and the Middle East.