A landmark in American historical writing. -- Marquis James
An original, brilliant and monumentally massive historical work...It is a major achievement -- The New York Times
Performed not merely adequately but brilliantly . . . a remarkable piece of analytical history. -- Allan Nevins
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About the Author
Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr. (October 15, 1917-February 28, 2007) was a renowned American historian, social critic, and the prolific author of numerous books including, most recently, "War and the American Presidency," He twice won both the Pulitzer Prize, for "The Age of Jackson" and "A Thousand Days," and the National Book Award, also for "A Thousand Days" as well as "Robert Kennedy and his Times," In 1998 he was awarded the prestigious National Humanities Medal.