A Moment in History: George H. W. Bush

by ian

At the start of the final decade of the 20th Century, the world was rapidly changing. The Cold War was about to end; technology and computers were on the rise; and there was growing tension in the Middle East. Presiding over this pivotal time in American history was a determined, former baseball star and World War II hero looking to lead the country in the footsteps of his predecessor for whom he had served as Vice President. He was the 41st President of the United States: George H. W. Bush.