The American Political Tradition

The American Political Tradition

And the Men Who Made It

By Richard Hofstadter; Christopher Lasch

Vintage, Paperback, 9780679723158, 560pp.

Publication Date: April 23, 1989


A revised edition of the clasic study of American politics from the Founding Fathers to FDR.

About the Author
The late Richard Hofstadter was DeWitt Clinton Professor of History at Columbia University. He was the author of many books and articles on American History and twice received the Pulitzer Prize: in History in 1956, and in general nonfiction in 1964.

Christopher Lasch (1932-1994) was also the author of "The True and Only Heaven", "The Revolt of the Elites and the Betrayal of Democracy", and other books.