Barbara W. Tuchman

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Barbara W. Tuchman

The Guns of August & the Proud Tower

By Barbara Wertheim Tuchman; Margaret MacMillan (Editor)

Library of America, Hardcover, 9781598531459, 1264pp.

Publication Date: March 1, 2012

Description
Two of Tuchman's classic military observations--"The Guns of August" and "The Proud Tower"--are presented for the first time in one volume to mark Tuchman's centennial year and the 50th anniversary of the publication of "The Guns of August."


About the Author
MARGARET MacMILLAN, editor, is the author of "Paris 1919" (winner of the Duff Cooper Prize, the Samuel Johnson Prize for nonfiction, the Hessell-Tiltman Prize for History, the Governor-General's award for nonfiction, and a New York Times best book of the year), "Nixon and Mao," and "Women of the Raj." A past provost of Trinity College at the University of Toronto, MacMillan is the warden of St. Antony's College at Oxford University.