Wayne C. McWilliams and Harry Piotrowski are emeritus professors in the Department of History at Towson University.
"Clearly conceived, written with verve and moral commitment, it
should be welcomed by student readers. " -World History
"McWilliams and Piotrowski provide a thoughtful and integrated appreciation of a huge topic and have produced a book that deserves a wide readership. " -Australia and World Affairs
"Exceedingly effective...[The authors provide] a coherent summary of international history during the Cold War and beyond." -Journal of World History