Author(s): Ron Chernow
The Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer of Alexander Hamilton, George Washington, and John D. Rockefeller returns with a sweeping and dramatic portrait of one of the nation's most complicated generals and presidents, Ulysses S. Grant.
Ron Chernow is the prizewinning author of six previous books and the recipient of the 2015 National Humanities Medal. His first book, The House of Morgan, won the National Book Award, Washington: A Life won the Pulitzer Prize for Biography, and Alexander Hamilton--the inspiration for the Broadway musical--won the American History Book Prize. A past president of PEN America, Chernow has been the recipient of eight honorary doctorates. He resides in Brooklyn, New York.