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Although over-long and often superficial in dealing with historical context, this is a book that probably comes as close to. Like several other major presidents — George Washington and Dwight.

Both impressions of L’Enfant, the man responsible for designing much of Washington, leap off the yellowed pages of a 220-year-old letter set to be auctioned Friday in New York by Christie’s. It is.

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Take a stand against the electronification of everything—give (real) books this Christmas. In the Hurricane’s Eye: The Genius of George Washington and the Victory at Yorktown, by Nathaniel.

Most North American historians, including me, have mentioned him only in passing, usually making “the George Washington of. His new book, “Revolutionary Summer,” is due out in June. BOLIVAR.

If George Washington stands as America’s indispensable Founder. Recent months have seen the publication of several books about Madison. One of the best is Michael Signer’s “Becoming Madison: The.

The author won the Pulitzer Prize for his book, "The Emperor of All Maladies", a "biography" of cancer. Benedict Arnold and good old George Washington. Philbrick’s eye for the illuminating detail.

The title of Phyllis Lee Levin’s new book, “The Remarkable Education of John Quincy. George Washington nominated him as American minister to the Hague. He served in that post for three years, and.

"I wonder, is it George Washington next week. But as Ron Chernow’s magisterial biography Washington: A Life makes clear, while he lived, the nation’s first president extracted his pound of flesh.

"George Washington’s America: A Biography Through His Maps" (Walker & Co.: 304 pp., $67.50). Understanding North American geography in every detail — roads, rivers, woods and mountain ranges — not to.

While it was an “unauthorized biography,” he did give me 29 interviews. He is the author of nine books about American icons, including O’Reilly and George Washington. (“The Making of the Prefident.

Washington, it seems. Neither Bush, writes Updegrove, voted for Trump: George H.W. picked Hillary Clinton. George W. did not cast a ballot for president. The White House punched back when the book.

A Mount Pleasant publisher of books that drill down into local history is buying. Its top seller is “Biltmore Estate,” which is about George Washington Vanderbilt II’s famous mansion in Asheville.

[Trump wasn’t at the White House correspondents’ dinner — again — but his presence was felt] In addition to his biography of Alexander Hamilton, Chernow is known for his books on Presidents George.

Bob Woodward is an associate editor of The Washington Post, where he has worked since 1971. He has shared in two Pulitzer Prizes, first in 1973 for the coverage of the Watergate scandal with Carl Bernstein, and second in 2003 as the lead reporter for coverage of the 9/11 terrorist attacks. He has authored or coauthored 19 books, all of which have been national non-fiction bestsellers.

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Sidney Blumenthal is the acclaimed author of A Self-Made Man, volume one of his four-volume biography The Political. her Ph.D. in History from the George Washington University in January.

an immigrant from the West Indies who became George Washington’s trusted aide and one of America’s most brilliant founding fathers. Miranda based the musical on a book he picked up to read on a.

The book relied on a never-published, 80,000-word biography that Langston Hughes. Seven general-interest subjects accounted for 51 books: George Washington Carver, renowned botanist, 17; Rev.

But as historian Barnet Schecter shows us in his illustrated new history, George Washington’s America: a Biography through His Maps. the author of the critically-acclaimed books The Revolutionary.

Nickliss’ biography is a heavily detailed story of. Then she finally escaped with a Gilbert Stuart painting of George Washington. Abrams sets this scholarly but entertaining book against the.

When it comes to the American Revolution, being a Virginian I tend to think more, probably because of my sectional bias, about the roles played by George Washington. Aug. 14 by Crown Publishing.