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Arne Westad

Appointment
S.T. Lee Professor of U.S.-Asia Relations
Office Address
124 Mount Auburn St. 200N-256
617-494-8157
Westad, Arne. The Cold War: A World History. Basic Books, 2017.

Abstract

In this major new work, Bancroft Prize-winning scholar Odd Arne Westad argues that the Cold War must be understood as a global ideological confrontation, with early roots in the Industrial Revolution and ongoing repercussions around the world.