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Review: The Cold War: A New History

User Review  - Jared Paddick - Goodreads

This was a fascinating look into the post WWII events that shaped the twentieth and even twenty first centuries. Even though the author orchestrated this book in a somewhat linear timeline, there were ... Read full review

Review: The Cold War: A New History

User Review  - Joan - Goodreads

I'm not actually finished, but this is not bedtime reading. It's a good book, but I'll try it again when I have time during the day. Read full review

Review: The Cold War: A New History

User Review  - Vincent Bryson - Goodreads

decent "broad strokes" history of the Cold War. Good place to start but will pique interest in other areas! Read full review

Review: The Cold War: A New History

User Review  - Emma - Goodreads

As someone who doesn't care much for real-world government or politics, I found myself really enjoying this book but also felt like someone more engrossed in politics would be better suited for it. I ... Read full review

Review: The Cold War: A New History

User Review  - Jerome - Goodreads

A synopsis of the cold war era from a more modern viewpoint. Very well written, interesting and concise. Read full review

Review: The Cold War: A New History

User Review  - Joseph - Goodreads

This was a refreshing, thoughtful examination of the Cold War which I suppose some will find too cursory when assessing some of the salient events of that period. I would not agree to that since the author helped me put many of those events into a common sense perspective. Read full review

Review: The Cold War: A New History

User Review  - Luke Bradford - Goodreads

An easy tour of global politics in the second half of the 20th century for those of us who know embarrassingly little about it. Read full review

Review: The Cold War: A New History

User Review  - Martin Perez - Goodreads

A relatively good —although at times, confusing— introduction to the very complex theme of the Cold War. Lewis Gaddis is certainly a master of historical storytelling and ably synthesizes more than three-quarters of a century into a digestible 260-page work for the novice, but avid reader. Read full review

Review: The Cold War: A New History

User Review  - Paul - Goodreads

My last book of the year. Gaddis book is a brief, no-nonsense introduction to the Cold War. It takes a Statist approach to Cold War history and focuses on the roles of the US and the Soviet Union. Read full review

Review: The Cold War: A New History

User Review  - B.lyon - Goodreads

author might be a neo-con do you have a problem with that you hippie Read full review


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