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Martin W. Sandler

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Martin W. Sandler

Martin W. Sandler is the author of LINCOLN THROUGH THE LENS and THE DUST BOWL THROUGH THE LENS. He has won five Emmy Awards for his writing for television and is the author of more than 60 books, two of which have been nominated for the Pulitzer Prize. Among Sandler's other books are the six volumes in his award-winning Library of Congress American History Series for Young People, a series that has sold more than 500,000 copies. Other books by Mr. Sandler include: ISLAND OF HOPE: The Story of Ellis Island, TRAPPED IN ICE, THE STORY OF AMERICAN PHOTOGRAPHY, THE VAQUEROS, AMERICA: A Celebration, and THIS WAS AMERICA. Mr. Sandler has taught American history and American studies at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst and at Smith College, and lives in Massachusetts.

Martin W. Sandler