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

Winner of the CASEY and F. C. Lane Awards, Pietrusza's
an Edgar Award finalist and a Seymour Medal NASSH
Book Award nominee. Kirkus Reviews honored his
1920 as
a "Best Books of 2007" selection.

"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

"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

"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.)

"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,
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
The Rise of Hitler
and FDR -
Two Tales of Politics,
Betrayal, and
Unlikely Destiny
1920: The Year of the Six Presidents
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
1948: Harry Truman's Improbable Victory and the Year that Transformed America
Calvin Coolidge: A Documentary Biography
Silent Cal's
The Homespun Wit and
Wisdom of Vermont's Calvin

Featured on C-SPAN's
BookTV and Glenn Beck
Silent Cal's Almanack: The Homespun Wit and Wisdom of Vermont's Calvin Coolidge
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
David Pietrusza
Books written and edited by . . .
David Pietrusza
"the undisputed champion of chronicling
American Presidential campaigns."
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