David von Drehle is the author of three previous books, including the award-winning Triangle, a history of the Triangle shirtwaist factory fire that The New York Times called "social history at its best." An editor-at-large at Time magazine, he and his family live in Kansas City, Missouri.
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David Von Drehle discusses Rise to Greatness
Abraham Lincoln and America's Most Perilous Year
The electrifying story of Abraham Lincoln's rise to greatness during the most perilous year in our nation’s history
As 1862 dawned, the American republic was...