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David McCullough writes the best, most throughly researched books I have ever read.
From very average roots and background, Harry S. Truman became the President of the Greatest Country in the World during a time when he was needed most.
Anyone who cares about American history or enjoys reading biographies will love this book.
An astounding, utterly detailed and sometimes maddeningly in-depth look at Truman the man and his presidency. Read morePublished 2 hours ago by Nani G
Well written bio. Very long but interesting read. Worth the time...his life was interesting.Published 4 days ago by pendantgal
Tuman is incompetent, untalented. rose to power purely because of the political "machine"
McCullough failed to highlight this deficiency in the US electoral system.
As time passes this President as others before him grows in stature and understanding. The strength of Mr. Read morePublished 7 days ago by Peter M. Herford
It is an absolutely wonderful book . It gives a complete picture of the very difficult and interesting times in American History. Read morePublished 10 days ago by Kato Perlman
Very interesting book but it is long and detailed. Wish he left out some of the details to shorten the book. Read morePublished 10 days ago by Wally8k
A very readable account of an American, who did what he could on the world stage, and pretty much succeeded. Read morePublished 10 days ago by Caroline
I always wondered how Harry Truman became president when he was not an attorney, didn't go to Yale, was from a farming background & had several failing attempts at business. Read morePublished 10 days ago by Marsha M