Henry R. Nau is professor of political science and international affairs at George Washington University, and the author, most recently, of Conservative Internationalism: Armed Diplomacy under Jefferson, Polk, Truman, and Reagan (Princeton University Press). He served on President Reagan’s National Security Council from 1981 to 1983.
|The Difference Reagan Made|
|By: Henry R. Nau|
|Posted: February 1, 2017|
|This article appeared in: Vol. XVII, Number 1, Winter 2016/17|
Reagan changed history, rather than simply waiting for circumstances to change him....