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A fair review of the period, but in no way successful in making the case that someone "Lost the Peace". Read morePublished 4 months ago by markl_me
Excellent account of the postwar years including thoughtful reflections on what might have been.Published 10 months ago by Dave
If you wish to understand the Cold War, Robert Dallek's The Lost Peace provides an excellent start. This well written survey of the outbreak of the Cold War may not provide... Read morePublished on May 7, 2013 by N. Hawker
"Let us pray that peace be now restored to the world and that God will preserve it always."
So prayed Gen. Douglas MacArthur at the surrender ceremony aboard the U. S. Read more
Dallek is a good historian who has written a thoughtful book questioning the lack of imagination by world leaders as they stumbled their way into the Cold War. Read morePublished on September 14, 2012 by CJA
Robert Dallek's "The Lost Peace" contends that the collapse of the World War II alliance between U.S. Read morePublished on May 14, 2012 by Nowhere Man
This is another great book by a wonderful author. The main point made by the auhtor is that the leaders of the postwar west lost many chances to make the world safer for all... Read morePublished on February 11, 2012 by Dr. Who, What, Where?
Dallak's book chronicles the beginnings of the Cold War from the closing days of the Second World War to Korea. Read morePublished on November 25, 2011 by Skylark Thibedeau
This book is a great addition to my history library. Robert Dallek is an excellent history writer. I thoroughly enjoyed reading this book.Published on November 22, 2011 by Mike