"This book shows conclusively that the negative and simplistic images once attached to Herbert Hoover's policies and programs need rethinking. A major scholarly achievement."Ellis W. Hawley, author of The Great War and the Search for a Modern Order
"This analysis of the Hoover policies is informed and authoritative."Frank Freidel, author of the four-volume Franklin D. Roosevelt
Author Biography: Martin J. Fausold, Distinguished Service Professor of History at the State University of New York, Geneseo, is author of Gifford Pinchot, Bull Moose Progressive and James W. Wadsworth, Jr., The Gentleman from New York and editor of The Hoover Presidency: A Reappraisal.