Charles W. Eliot by Henry James

This biography delves into the life and career of Charles W. Eliot, an influential figure in American education who served as the president of Harvard University for forty years. The book provides an in-depth look at Eliot's progressive educational philosophies, his efforts to transform Harvard into a leading research university, and his significant impact on American higher education. The author also explores Eliot's personal life, highlighting his character, values, and the experiences that shaped his approach to education.

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