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John Dower

John Dower

John W. Dower is professor emeritus of history at Massachusetts Institute of Technology.  He is the author of the National Book Critics Circle Award-winning "War Without Mercy" (1987) and the Pulitzer Prize-winning "Embracing Defeat: Japan in the Wake of World War II" (2000). His new book is here: "The Violent American Century: War and Terror Since World War Two" (2017).

Articles by this author

 

Terror Is in the Eye of the Beholder

How Americans remember (and forget) their wars

John Dower ·


An American Century of Carnage

Measuring Violence in a Single Superpower World

John Dower ·

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