Courting war over a rubber stamp: Canada and the 1961 Berlin Wall crisis by ProQuest

VIEWS: 25 PAGES: 19

More Info
									C O M I N G AT T R A C T I O N S


Daniel Macfarlane


Courting war over a
rubber stamp
Canada and the 1961 Berlin Wall crisis




The establishment of the Berlin Wall was one of the seminal moments of
the Cold War. Not only did the wall serve as the most powerful symbol of the
protracted conflict, but its erection was one of the few occasions in which a
“hot” war appeared imminent. Construction on the “Berliner Mauer” began
on 13 August 1961, marking the beginning of t
								
To top