The World after World War II
history of China becoming a Communist country in the aftermath of Second War is
narrated with the portrayal of developments there after the revolution of 1911.
between the US and the USSR, leading to the division of world into two military
blocs and the significance of NATO and Warsaw Pact, are highlighted.
War developments are illustrated with cases of Korean War, Cuban Missile
Crisis, Arab-Israeli Wars and Vietnam War.
of Non-Alignment Movement, representing the view-points of Third World
countries, is described.
of Council of Europe to act independently of the influence of USA that later
developed into European Common Market and into European Union today is
against or indicating பகையுணர்வு கைொண்ட
wriggle out: to avoid
doing something நழுவுதல்
ascension: the act
of rising to an important position or a higher level, a movement upward வளர்ச்சி, உயர்வு
on finding out something is not as good as hoped அதிருப்தி
oneself from doing something விலகியிருத்ல், ஒதுங்கியிருத்ல்
embitter: cause to
feel bitter – to make hateful வெறுப்புணர்ச்சி, கசப்புணர்வு
in or deprived of strength or power திறனற்தாக்குதல், முடமாக்குதல்
bacteriological weapons: the use
of harmful bacteria as a weapon நுணணுயிரியல் ஆயுதங்கள்