Tuesday, May 9, 2000

Things Read But Not Blogged: Biography

1. Alexander Hamilton, American by Richard Brookhiser
2. American Sphinx: The Character of Thomas Jefferson by Joseph J. Ellis
3. Angela’s Ashes by Frank McCourt
4. Arnold! By Tom Green
5. Crazy Horse by Larry McMurtry
6. Crazy Horse and Custer: The Parallel Lives of Two American Warriors by Stephen E. Ambrose
7. Faith of My Fathers by John McCain
8. General James Longstreet: The Confederacy’s Most Controversial Soldier—A Biography by Jeffry D. Wert
9. George Washington: Soldier and Man by North Callahan
10. Herod: King of the Jews and Friend of the Romans by Peter Richardson
11. Hitler 1889-1936: Hubris by Ian Kershaw
12. It Doesn’t Take a Hero by H. Norman Schwarzkopf and Peter Petre
13. James Madison: A Biography in His Own Words by Merrill D. Peterson
14. John Adams and the American Revolution by Catherine Drinker Bowen
15. Napoleon Bonaparte by Alan Schom
16. Philip of Spain by Henry Kamen
17. Robert E. Lee by Emory M. Thomas
18. Steve Martin by Greg Lenburg, Randy Skretvedt and Jeff Lenburg
19. Stonewall: A Biography of General Thomas J. Jackson by Byron Farwell
20. Stonewall Jackson: The Man, The Soldier, The Legend by James I. Robertson, Jr.
21. Thomas Jefferson and the New Nation by Merrill D. Peterson
22. TR: The Last Romantic by H. W. Brands
23. Truman by David McCullough