...this book is a major contribution to the history of European integration...a major accomplishment of historical literature, well written, original and though provoking. This is simply mandatory reading for any scholar of European integration history. (Morten Rasmussen, University of Copenhagen
About the Author
Peter L. Lindseth
is the Olimpiad S. Ioffe Professor of International and Comparative Law at the University of Connecticut School of Law. He has previously taught at Yale, Princeton, and Columbia, and has also held fellowships at the Max Planck Institute for European Legal History (Frankfurt), the European University Institute (Florence), and the French Council of State (Paris), among other institutions. Professor Lindseth holds a BA and JD from Cornell and a PhD in European history from Columbia.