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David Nasaw

David Nasaw is the author of five book and is the Arthur M. Schlesinger Jr. Professor of History of American History at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York.  His biography of Andrew Carnegie was a finalist for the Pulitizer Prize and his biography of William Randolph Hearst, The Chief, won the Bancroft Prize and the J. Anthony Lukas Book Prize. He has served as a historical consultant for several television documentaries. His work has appeared in The New Yorker, The Nation, The New York Times Book Review, The Wall Street Journal, and other periodicals. He resides in... Read More

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The Gospel of Wealth Essays and Other Writings
Written by Andrew Carnegie, Introduction by David Nasaw
Penguin Classics | Trade Paperback | September 2006
$12.00/14.00(Canada) | 978-0-14-303989-1 (0-14-303989-X)

Words of wisdom from American philanthropist Andrew Carnegie

Focusing on Carnegie's most famous essay, "The Gospel of Wealth," this book of his writings, published here together for the first time, demonstrates the late steel magnate's beliefs on wealth, poverty, the public good, and capitalism. Carnegie's commitment to ensuring and promoting... Read more






Andrew Carnegie
Written by David Nasaw
Penguin Books | Trade Paperback | October 2007
$24.00/32.00(Canada) | 978-0-14-311244-0 (0-14-311244-9)

A Selection of the Financial Times Business Book Club
Celebrated historian David Nasaw, whom The New York Times Book Review has called "a meticulous researcher and a cool analyst," brings new life to the story of one of America's most famous and successful businessmen and philanthropists—in what will prove to be the... Read more






Children of the City
Written by David Nasaw
Anchor | Trade Paperback | September 2012
$15.95/18.95(Canada) | 978-0-345-80297-2 (0-345-80297-7)

The turn of the twentieth century was a time of explosive growth for American cities, a time of nascent hopes and apparently limitless possibilities. In Children of the City, David Nasaw re-creates this period in our social history from the vantage point of the children who grew up then. Drawing on... Read more






The Patriarch
Written by David Nasaw
Penguin Press | Hardcover | November 2012
$40.00/42.00(Canada) | 978-1-59420-376-3 (1-59420-376-8)

2013 Pulitzer Prize Finalist
New York Times Ten Best Books of 2012


“Riveting…The Patriarch is a book hard to put down.”  – Christopher Buckley, The New York Times Book Review

In this magisterial new work The Patriarch, the celebrated historian David Nasaw tells the full story of Joseph P. Kennedy, the founder of the... Read more






The Patriarch
Written by David Nasaw
Penguin Books | Trade Paperback | September 2013
$20.00/21.00(Canada) | 978-0-14-312407-8 (0-14-312407-2)

In this pioneering new work, celebrated historian David Nasaw examines the life of Joseph P. Kennedy, the founder of the twentieth century's most famous political dynasty. Drawing on never-before-published materials from archives on three continents and interviews with Kennedy family members and friends, Nasaw tells the story of a man who... Read more





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