By John Lewis Gaddis
Did the Soviet Union wish global revolution? Why did the USSR ship missiles to Cuba? What made the chilly conflict last up to it did? the tip of the chilly battle makes it attainable, for the 1st time, to start writing its heritage from a very foreign standpoint. in line with the newest findings of chilly battle historians and vast study in American records in addition to the lately opened documents in japanese Europe, the previous Soviet Union, and China, We Now Know presents a vividly written, eye-opening account of the chilly struggle through the years from the top of global warfare II to its most deadly second, the Cuban missile crisis.
We Now Know stands as a robust vindication people coverage in the course of the interval, and as a thought-provoking reassessment of the chilly battle through one in every of its so much uncommon historians.