David von Drehle is the author of Among the Lowest of the Dead, Deadlock: The Inside Story of America's Closest Election, as well as 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
Author of Triangle: The Fire That Changed America
New York Times Bestseller
As 1862 dawned, the American republic was at death’s door. The government...