Richard J. Walter

Richard J. Walter is professor emeritus of history at Washington University. He taught Latin American history for more than forty years and has published books and articles on the history of Argentina and Chile and the diplomatic relations between the United States and Peru.

Posts by Richard J. Walter

Latin America’s Cold War Discontent

In an engaging, well-written, exhaustively-researched, even-handed, and insightful book, Patrick Iber not only brings to light previously obscure aspects of this story but also details the complexities and contradictions that bedeviled all sides of the struggle.