Daniel Patrick Moynihan: A Portrait in Letters of an American Visionary (Paperback)
The private letters of a great American statesman and philosopher--available to the public for the first time--offer extraordinary insight into both the man and the times.
About the Author
Steven R. Weisman is editorial director and public policy fellow at the Peterson Institute in Washington, DC; before that he was the chief international economics correspondent of the "New York Times." He also served at the "Times" as a member of the editorial board, specializing in politics and economics (1995-2002) and as deputy foreign editor. He is the author of "The Great Tax Wars: Lincoln to Wilson--The Fierce Battles over Money and Power That Transformed the Nation," which received the Sidney Hillman Award in 2003 for the book that most advances the cause of social justice.