The Gipper Won the Cold War?

John Kuehn Blog Post

Should the Gipper get all the Credit, or some of the Credit, or little of the…?

John T. Kuehn

Note:  Yes this is an H-WAR blog post, not an H-DIPLO blog post.

Recently, at one of my other favorite web locations,  Ryan Evans’ War on the Rocks, I came across this title and this quotation in the blurb for a podcast:


“As Inboden [one of the podcasters] points out, many of Reagan’s signature victories, including his pivotal role in defeating the Soviet Union in the Cold War, seem inevitable in retrospect, but at the time, they were often seen as anything but inevitable. Reagan’s