The Cold War: A New History

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$18.00  $16.74
Publisher
Penguin Books
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Pages
352
Dimensions
5.53 X 8.38 X 0.79 inches | 0.7 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780143038276

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About the Author
John Lewis Gaddis is the Robert A. Lovett Professor of History of Yale University. He is the author of numerous books, including On Grand Strategy, The United States and the Origins of the Cold War, 1941-1947 (1972); Strategies of Containment: A Critical Appraisal of Postwar American National Security (1982); The Long Peace: Inquiries into the History of the Cold War (1987); We Now Know: Rethinking Cold War History (1997); The Landscape of History: How Historians Map the Past (2002); and Surprise, Security, and the American Experience (2004).
Reviews
"Outstanding . . . The most accessible distillation of that conflict yet written." --The Boston Globe

"Energetically written and lucid, it makes an ideal introduction to the subject." --The New York Times

"A fresh and admirably concise history . . . Gaddis's mastery of the material, his fluent style and eye for the telling anecdote make his new work a pleasure." --The Economist