Cold War crosswords


A collection of Cold War crosswords, containing questions about global political and economic tensions between 1945 and 1991. To complete the crossword, click or tap on a square and type your answer into the box provided. A Javascript-enabled browser is required. Crosswords have been written and compiled by Alpha History authors. More crosswords are currently being constructed and will be available in late March 2014.

Cold War crossword #1
Soviet Russia, the United States and the ideological origins of the Cold War

Cold War crossword #2
Post-war Europe, the division of Germany and military alliances

Cold War crossword #3
Nuclear weapons, anti-communist paranoia and McCarthyism

Cold War crossword #4
The Cold War in Asia: communist China, the Korean War and Vietnam.

Cold War crossword #5
Hungary, Czechoslovakia, Cuba and the 1962 missile crisis.

Cold War crossword #6
From detente to the fall of the Berlin Wall and the end of the Cold War.