|The Making of an American Richard Rhodes. than the ground behind the levee. |
On March 16, to his infinite relief, Audubon heard from Natchez that his smaller
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|"His Excellency is a full, glorious, and multifaceted portrait of the man behind our country's genesis, sure to become the authoritative biography of George Washington for many decades. "From the Hardcover edition.|
|Stephen Greenblatt brings us down to earth to see, hear, and feel how an acutely sensitive and talented boy, surrounded by the rich tapestry of Elizabethan life, could have become the world's greatest playwright.|
|Tells the story of the making of the H-bomb and reveals how it created a nuclear stalemate that lasted forty years.|