"the undisputed champion of chronicling American
Presidential campaigns."


Follow David Pietrusza on twitter (@DPietrusza)

Critics have compared best-
selling author David Pietrusza's
work to that of H. L. Mencken,
Eric Larson, Doris Kearns
Goodwin, Theodore H. White,
David McCullough, H. W.
Brands, Joseph Ellis, Tom
Wolfe, Jules Witcover, and
Gene Fowler.

Winner of the CASEY Award, the
F. C. Lane Award,
and the
Independent Publisher Book
Awards Silver Medal for World
History,
Pietrusza is also an
Edgar Award finalist and a
Seymour Medal NASSH Book
Award nominee. Kirkus Reviews
honored his
1920 as a "Best
Books of 2007" selection.

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"David Pietrusza has a gift for
making the past both real and
dramatically gripping."
—Richard Norton Smith

"A very gifted writer with a
marvelous eye for anecdote."
—David Frum

"an authority on the 1920s and
[Calvin] Coolidge . . . David
Pietrusza has brought Coolidge
back to life with his volumes
about the president . . ."
—Amity Shlaes

"a great writer."
—Kimberly Guilfoyle

"the best historian of our times.
Deep, clever, witty, master

of the subject."
—Ivan Denisov

"A storyteller's eye for
characters and drama . . ."
—January Magazine

"History books walk a fine line
and it's difficult for historians to
be informative and entertaining.
Pietrusza makes it look easy
."
—Anthony Bergen

"the premier chronicler of 20th
century presidential campaigns"
—John Bicknell

"a master craftsman"
—The Nashville Tennessean

"Pietrusza's election books
are seriously awesome"
—Sean Trende,
Senior Elections Analyst,
Real Clear Politics

"The Theodore White of
the 21st Century."
—David Stokes,
WAVA
(Washington, D.C.)

"an amazing
political historian"
--Author Michael Malice

"a presidential historian
unequaled."
—Brad Jackson,
Coffee & Markets podcast

"One of our finest
public speakers"
—Glenn Raucher,
West Side YMCA

Writers Voice Program

"If you like inside views of
politics from earlier times, look
no further than the works of
historian David Pietrusza. His
books on the elections of 1920,
1948 and 1960 are a trilogy
worthy of comparison to
Theodore White’s 'Making of the
President' series."
—Ed Tant, onlineathens.com
(
Athens Banner-Herald)

"one of my favorite historians"
—Salena Zito,
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

"I highly recommend David
Pietrusza's exciting books."
—New York City TV legend
Joe Franklin

a "Renaissance man"
—author (and Official Historian
of Major League Baseball)
John Thorn
TR's Last War:
Theodore Roosevelt,
The Great War,
and a Journey of
Triumph and Tragedy
Available:
September 2018
1932:  
The Rise of
Hitler & FDR -
Two Tales of
Politics, Betrayal,
and Unlikely Destiny
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Starred Review - Kirkus
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Featured on BookTV
1920: The Year of the Six Presidents
Rothstein
The Life, Times and Murder
of the Criminal Genius
Who Fixed the
1919 World Series

Excerpted in
Best Baseball Writing of 2005
AUDIOFILE Earphone Award
Booklist Top 10
Biography Audiobooks
1948: Harry Truman's Improbable Victory and the Year that Transformed America
Calvin Coolidge: A Documentary Biography
Silent Cal's
Almanack:
The Homespun Wit and
Wisdom of Vermont's
Calvin Coolidge
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Featured on C-SPAN's
BookTV
Silent Cal's Almanack: The Homespun Wit and Wisdom of Vermont's Calvin Coolidge
1960:
LBJ vs JFK vs Nixon
The Epic Campaign That
Forged Three Presidencies
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Starred Review Library Journal
Featured on C-SPAN and
MSNBC's "Morning Joe"
1960: LBJ vs JFK vs Nixon
Calvin Coolidge on
The Founders:
Reflections on the
American Revolution &
The Founding Fathers
Calvin Coolidge on the Founders: Reflections of the Founding Fathers & The American Revolution
Judge and Jury:
The Life and Times of Judge
Kenesaw Mountain Landis
CASEY Award Winner
Seymour Medal Finalist
NASSH  Award Nominee
Judge and Jury: The Life and Times of Judge Kenesaw Mountain Landis
Teddy
Ballgame:
My Life in Pictures
By Ted Williams and
David Pietrusza
Teddy Ballgame
Books written and edited by . . .
David
Pietrusza