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David McCullough

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David McCullough

David McCullough has twice received the Pulitzer Prize, for TRUMAN and JOHN ADAMS, and twice received the National Book Award, for THE PATH BETWEEN THE SEAS and MORNINGS ON HORSEBACK. His other widely praised books are 1776, BRAVE COMPANIONS, THE GREAT BRIDGE and THE JOHNSTOWN FLOOD. He has been honored with the National Book Foundation Distinguished Contribution to American Letters Award, the National Humanities Medal, and the Presidential Medal of Freedom.

David McCullough has twice received the Pulitzer Prize, for TRUMAN and JOHN ADAMS, and twice received the National Book Award, for THE PATH BETWEEN THE SEAS and MORNINGS ON HORSEBACK. His other widely praised books are 1776, BRAVE COMPANIONS, THE GREAT BRIDGE and THE JOHNSTOWN FLOOD. He has been honored with the National Book Foundation Distinguished Contribution to American Letters Award, the National Humanities Medal, and the Presidential Medal of Freedom.

David McCullough

Books by David McCullough

by David McCullough - American, History

The Brooklyn Bridge was at once the greatest engineering triumph of the age, a surpassing work of art, a proud American icon, and a story like no other in our history.  Courage, chicanery, unprecedented ingenuity and plain blundering, heroes, rascals, all the best and worst in human nature played a part.

by David McCullough - History, Nonfiction

THE GREATER JOURNEY is the enthralling and previously untold story of the adventurous American artists, writers, doctors, politicians, architects, and others who set off for Paris in the years between 1830 and 1900, ambitious to excel in their work.

by David McCullough - History, Nonfiction

Two-time Pulitzer Prize winner David McCullough unfolds the dramatic story of those who marched with General George Washington in the year of the Declaration of Independence --- when the entire American cause was riding on their success.