The Cold War: A World History Reviewed by Deane Barker • October 6, 2017 • tags: history, spies, military • Fantastic, detailed history of the Cold War. covers all the bases, from World War I on, including quite a bit of coverage of India and Africa, outside of the big players – the U.S., Soviet Union, and China. Really, well done. 800 pages, but never got bogged down in it. Book Info Author Odd Arne Westad Year 2017 Pages 710 Acquired June 18, 2022 I have read this book. According to my records, I completed it on October 6, 2017. I own an electronic copy of this book.