The Proud Tower

The Proud Tower

A Portrait of the World Before the War 1890-1914

By Barbara Wertheim Tuchman; Nadia May (Read by)

Blackstone Audiobooks, Compact Disc, 9780786177974

Publication Date: July 1, 2005



About the Author
Barbara W. Tuchman achieved prominence as a historian with "The Zimmermann Telegram "and international fame with "The Guns of August," which won the Pulitzer Prize. There followed five more books: "The Proud Tower," "Stilwell and the American Experience in China" (also awarded the Pulitzer Prize), "A Distant Mirror," "Practicing History," and "The March of Folly," "The First Salute" was Mrs. Tuchman's last book before her death in February 1989.

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