as historians credit Ronald Reagan and Pope John Paul II with
hastening the end of the Cold War, they have failed to recognize the
depth or significance of the bond that developed between the two
scholar and bestselling author Paul Kengor changes that. In this
fascinating book, he reveals a singular bond—which included a
spiritual connection between the Catholic pope and the Protestant
president—that drove the two men to confront what they knew to be
the great evil of the twentieth century: Soviet communism.