November 3, 2015

Custer's Trials: A Life on the Frontier of a New America


Jesse James: Last Rebel of the Civil War

Awards and Recognition

  • 2010 Pulitzer Prize for Biography (for The First Tycoon)
  • 2009 National Book Award for Nonfiction (for The First Tycoon)
  • 2014 Faculty, World Economic Forum
  • 2011 Guggenheim fellowship
  • 2004 Gilder Lehrman Fellowship in American History, Center for Scholars and Writers, New York Public Library
  • 2003 Peter Seaborg Award for Civil War Scholarship, for Jesse James
  • 2003 finalist, Los Angeles Times Book Prize, for Jesse James
  • Member, Society of American Historians



Berkeley, CA


Biography & History

agent Contact

Jill Grinberg

publicist Contact

Gabrielle Brooks, Alfred A. Knopf