A scholar of U.S. foreign relations in the twentieth century, Waldo H. Heinrichs is Dwight E. Stanford Professor Emeritus at San Diego State University. He earned both a bachelor’s degree (1949) and doctorate (1960) in history from Harvard University.

Books in order of publication:

American Ambassador: Joseph C. Grew and the Development of the United States Diplomatic Tradition1979
Uncertain Years1980
Threshold of War: Franklin D. Roosevelt and American Entry Into World War II1988
Diplomacy and Force: America’s Road to War, 1931-19411996
Implacable Foes: War in the Pacific, 1944-19452017