Summits Cover


By David Reynolds

Basic Books, Hardcover, 9780465069040, 576pp.

Publication Date: November 1, 2007


From Neville Chamberlain’s disastrous appeasement of Hitler in Munich to Reagan’s pivotal encounter with Gorbachev in Geneva, the history of the twentieth century as told through its most fateful summit meetings

About the Author
David Reynolds is a professor of international history at Cambridge University. He has held visiting positions at Harvard and at Nihon University in Tokyo and is the author of eight books, including "In Command of History: Churchill Fighting and Writing the Second World War" (2004), which was awarded the Wolfson Prize, Britain's highest honor for the writing of history, and was selected as a "New York Times" Notable Book of the Year.