Chapter 18. Cold War. Click here for vocabulary test practice. Vocabulary practice. 1. History of conflict: 1957- space race 1960- Russians shot down an American spy plane 1970- Détente- Strategic Arms Limitation talks. 1975- space cooperation 1980- Olympic boycott (Miracle on Ice).
A. definition: policy created by the US to stop the spread of communism. (George Kennan)
Plan: Arm Cuban revolutionaries (CIA training, invade Bay of Pigs, Start Cuban revolution.