An American Album

One Hundred and Fifty Years of Harper's Magazine

By Lewis H. Lapman (Editor); Ellen Rosenbush (Editor); Arthur Meier Schlesinger, Jr. (Foreword by)
Franklin Square Press, Hardcover, 9781879957534, 712pp.

Publication Date: January 2010

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Description
The American experience is explored through this collection of the magazine's best reports, poetry, fiction, commentary, speeches and humorous writings--from authors ranging from Mark Twain to Annie Dillard. 200+ illustrations.



About the Author
Lapham was born in San Francisco and educated at the Hotchkiss School, Yale University, and Cambridge University.



Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr. (October 15, 1917-February 28, 2007) was a renowned American historian, social critic, and the prolific author of numerous books including, most recently, "War and the American Presidency," He twice won both the Pulitzer Prize, for "The Age of Jackson" and "A Thousand Days," and the National Book Award, also for "A Thousand Days" as well as "Robert Kennedy and his Times," In 1998 he was awarded the prestigious National Humanities Medal.
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