David McCullough American History E-book Box Set: John Adams, 1776, Truman, The Course of Human Events
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David McCullough American History E-book Box Set: John Adams, 1776, Truman, The Course of Human Events

by David McCullough
     
 
A special eBook boxed set from Pulitzer Prize-winning author David McCullough, featuring four books on American history.

This e-book box set includes the following American History-themed books by David McCullough:

·         John Adams: The magisterial, Pulitzer Prize-winning biography

Overview

A special eBook boxed set from Pulitzer Prize-winning author David McCullough, featuring four books on American history.

This e-book box set includes the following American History-themed books by David McCullough:

·         John Adams: The magisterial, Pulitzer Prize-winning biography of the independent, irascible Yankee patriot, one of our nation’s founders and most important figures, who became our second president.

·         1776: The riveting story of George Washington, the men who marched with him, and their British foes in the momentous year of American independence.

·         Truman: The Pulitzer Prize-winning biography of Harry Truman, the complex and courageous man who rose from modest origins to make momentous decisions as president, from dropping the atomic bomb to going to war in Korea.

·         Special Bonus: The Course of Human Events: In this Jefferson Lecture in the Humanities, David McCullough draws on his personal experience as a historian to acknowledge the crucial importance of writing in history’s enduring impact and influence, and he affirms the significance of history in teaching us about human nature through the ages.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781451658248
Publisher:
Simon & Schuster
Publication date:
05/24/2011
Sold by:
SIMON & SCHUSTER
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
2320
Sales rank:
569,071
File size:
12 MB
Note:
This product may take a few minutes to download.

Meet 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. He is the recipient of numerous honors and awards, including the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation’s highest civilian award.
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 include The Greater Journey, 1776, Brave Companions, The Johnstown Flood, The Great Bridge, and The Wright Brothers. He is the recipient of numerous honors and awards, including the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation’s highest civilian award. Visit DavidMcCullough.com.

Brief Biography

Hometown:
West Tisbury, Massachusetts
Date of Birth:
July 7, 1933
Place of Birth:
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Education:
B.A., Yale University, 1955
Website:
http://authors.simonandschuster.com/David-McCullough/938

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