Walter LaFeber

Walter LaFeber is Andrew Tisch and James Tisch Distinguished University Professor Emeritus in the Department of History at Cornell University. He is the author of several books, including, America, Russia, and the Cold War, 1945 2006 (10th edition, 2007); The New Empire: An Interpretation of American Expansion, 1865 1898 (25th anniversary edition, 1998), and The Clash: U.S.-Japan Relations Throughout History (1997).