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I am therefore also very glad that the book is tremendously readable!
The book leaves one wishing there were a similar circle of competence out there today to help our governing process stay on track and to see us through today's mess.
The writing is fluid, lucid and provides the right level of detail for my taste.
Brings back the reality of DC in a entertaining and with new information to me. Great Book.Published 4 months ago by Mr. Carlos S. Niederhauser
This a cracking good book about a surprising small number of bright, privileged (mostly, but not exclusively, by race and birth, some by success and toil), RECKLESS people who... Read morePublished 18 months ago by R. Young
This is a great cover of history in Dupont Circle and in our country. It provides a much more personnel view of those who helped shape our country and history.Published 20 months ago by LFB
Interesting topic with lots of facts. I was hoping for more of a story that interwove the 12 progressives and their lives.Published 20 months ago by tamikami
Srodes paints a compelling portrait of a band of ambitious younger adults, living with and among each other in DC's Dupont Circle just before the Great War. Read morePublished 22 months ago by R. Low
Who would have guessed that such disparate individuals as Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt, Herbert Hoover, Walter Lippman, Felix Frankfurter, and the Dulles brothers, John Foster... Read morePublished 22 months ago by D. Rife
On Dupont Circle: Is a great intro into the minds that gave us the Progressive Movement. Highly recommend this read for those who love history.Published 23 months ago by Mark Zaharko
A fine book to bring to read for a cross-country flight, especially one to Washington, D.C.
The author quickly traces the careers of a number of talented young... Read more
Well worth read. From this fascinating thought by an author, you learn. Herbert Hoover & FDR on the sane page politically -- spoiler alert -- with FDR urging HH to run for Prez... Read morePublished on October 31, 2012 by Actor