Herb Brooks Arena
All 1980 Olympic skating events, including the "Miracle on Ice," were held in Lake Placid's Herb Brooks Arena.
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(1947-1991) conflict between the Soviet Union (and its allies) and the United States (and its allies). The two sides never confronted each other directly.
to think about.
an attack or move to take possession.
international sports competition divided into summer and winter games held every four years.
demonstration against a policy or action.
(1922-1991) large northern Eurasian nation that had a communist government. Also called the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, or the USSR.
uncomfortable relationship between two people or groups.
surprising victory over a strong opponent.