A fine account of Roosevelt's rise to manhood, well written and, like its subject, full of irrepressible vitality.Detroit News
This is a marvelous chronicle of manners and morals, love and duty, and as captivating as anything you will find between book covers in a long while.
John Leonard The New York Times
We have no better social historian.
About the Author
David McCullough has twice received the Pulitzer Prize, for Truman
and John Adams
, and twice received the National Book Award, for The Path Between the Seas
and Mornings on Horseback
. His other acclaimed books are 1776, Brave Companions, The Johnstown Flood
, The Great Bridge
and The Greater Journey
. He is the recipient of numerous honors and awards, including the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation’s highest civilian award.