Synopses & Reviews
In this thought-provoking look at George Washington as soldier and statesman, Richard Brookhiser traces the astonishing achievements of Washington's career and illuminates how his character and his values shaped the beginnings of American politics.
"In this incisive biographical study, National Review senior editor Brookhiser assembles revealing personal details to help reconcile the public persona with the private man." Publishers Weekly
"This readable, revisionist biography offers a new slant on Washington." Library Journal
About the Author
Brookhiser is a senior editor. He writes for numerous magazines and newspapers.