Publisher: INGRAM PUBLISHER SERVICES US
Number of pages: 736
Weight: 963 g
Dimensions: 235 x 159 x 48 mm
"The Economist," September 18, 2010
"There can be no better bedside collection for anyone who is interested in the history of America and the world in the second half of the 20th century--or in a life lived bravely."
"Chronicle of Higher Education," September 30, 2010
"Unfortunately, Moynihan never wrote [a memoir]. The closest thing we have is his voluminous correspondence, collected for the first time in "Daniel Patrick Moynihan.""Hendrik Hertzberg, "The New Yorker"
"'"Daniel Patrick Moynihan: A Portrait in Letters of an American Visionary"' (PublicAffairs; $35) will probably be read more widely and for longer, and certainly with greater pleasure, than any of the others on the Moynihan shelf... The Moynihan papers are the largest one-man collection in the Library of Congress--ten thousand pages, enough to lay a paper trail from the White House to the Capitol. From this mother lode of foolscap, the journalist Steven R. Weisman has sculpted a work of coherence and energ
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