In 1945, at the end of a devastating global war, America emerged as a superpower. The Cold War presented the nation with a new and unprecedented crisis: the threat of nuclear annihilation.

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Himself - Narrator (voice)
Clifton Truman Daniel ...
Himself - Grandson of Harry Truman
Brian Balogh ...
Himself - University of Virginia
Nancy Gibbs ...
Herself - Editor, Time Magazine
Steven M. Gillon ...
Himself - University of Oklahoma
David Pietrusza ...
Himself - Historian & Author
Randy Roberts ...
Himself - Purdue University
Michael Flamm ...
Himself - Ohio Wesleyan University
Zachary Karabell ...
Himself - Author
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Himself - Journalist & Author
H.W. Brands ...
Himself - University of Texas at Austin
Robert David Johnson ...
Himself - Brooklyn College (as KC Johnson)
Richard Norton Smith ...
Himself - Presidential Historian
Mark K. Updegrove ...
Himself - LBJ Presidential Library (as Mark K. Updergrove)
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Himself - Historian
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In 1945, at the end of a devastating global war, America emerged as a superpower. The Cold War presented the nation with a new and unprecedented crisis: the threat of nuclear annihilation.

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