Doris Kearns Goodwin

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American

Description

Doris Helen Kearns Goodwin (born January 4, 1943) is an American biographer, historian, and political commentator.
Goodwin has written biographies of several U.S. presidents, including Lyndon Johnson and the American Dream; The Fitzgeralds and the Kennedys: An American Saga; Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln; and The Bully Pulpit: Theodore Roosevelt, William Howard Taft, and the Golden Age of Journalism.
Goodwin's book No Ordinary Time: Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt: The Home Front in World War II won the Pulitzer Prize for History in 1995.

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Gender

Female

The best books of all time by Doris Kearns Goodwin

  1. 242 . Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln by Doris Kearns Goodwin

    Winner of the Lincoln Prize Acclaimed historian Doris Kearns Goodwin illuminates Lincoln's political genius in this highly original work, as the one-term congressman and prairie lawyer rises from o...

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  2. 651 . No Ordinary Time by Doris Kearns Goodwin

    A compelling chronicle of a nation and its leaders during the period when modern America was created. With an uncanny feel for detail and a novelist's grasp of drama and depth, Doris Kearns Goodwin...