The Second World War also known as World War II was there from 1939 to 1945. Conflicts may have begun earlier before 1939. Many world nations were involved, and even the world’s greatest powers were involved. As a result, there were two alliances that were formed; that is; the allies and the axis (Hart, 2015).
The prospects of another cold war have always been in the wind with the rise of China a tiger and communist based nation. The lessons from the past on cold war and the imminent danger of recurrence have always been a major issue (Brzezinski, 13-14).