George Bancroft: Brahmin Rebel by Russel Blaine Nye

"George Bancroft: Brahmin Rebel" is a comprehensive biography that examines the life and career of George Bancroft, a prominent historian and statesman in 19th-century America. The book explores Bancroft's multifaceted roles as a historian, diplomat, and politician, his contribution to American education, and his influence on the development of American historical writing. It also delves into his personal life, his Brahmin background, and his rebellious nature that often put him at odds with his contemporaries.

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