1865: The Month That Saved America (P.S.)
Winik is a fantastic historian and author. I’ve read all of his major works, and can’t recommend him highly enough. April 1865 opened my eyes and mind to so much American history, not only about Lincoln and the Civil War, but also the founding of the nation. This book whetted my appitite for more AMerican history.
THE BRINK: The Dramatic Behind the Scenes Saga of the Reagan Era and the Men and
Women Who Won the Cold War
Great Upheaval: America and the Birth of the Modern World, 1788-1800 (P.S.)
Gitmo: The True Story Behind the Myths of Guantanamo Bay
of Thunder: Four Commanders and the Last Great Naval Campaign 1941-1945
War: The Epic Story of His Forty-Year Struggle and Final Triumph Over
Arab-Israeli Wars: War and Peace in the Middle East
Last Stand of the Tin Can Sailors: The Extraordinary World War II Story of the U.S. Navy’s Finest Hour
War: The Untold Story of How America is Winning the War on Terror
of Truth in Iraq
Modern Times Revised Edition: World from the Twenties to the Nineties, by Paul M. Johnson
It’s been close to twenty years since I read this, but recall it was quite impressive. Just this morning in the wall Street Journal, I ran across this interview with Mr. Johnson.