|What is a cold war?
|A cold war is a war waged against an enemy by every means short of actually fighting.
|When was the Cold War?
|1945-6 and lasted 40 years.
|What was the evolution of the Cold War?
|Was confined to Europe, then during 1950-60s it spread to Asia and then worldwide and the Superpowers competed for influence and control, especially in Africa.