Kevin J. Fernlund: The Cold War American West, 1945-1989
1. Describe the author, the period in which he/she wrote, and his/her status in the field. 2. Explain if the book you chose is primarily research/academic, analysis, or opinion. 3. Describe the basic underlying thesis of the work. 4. Explain how the thesis is outlined and defended. 5. Describe how the author uses primary and secondary sources.