Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr. Further Reading - Essay

Further Reading

(Contemporary Literary Criticism)


Brogan, D. W. "General Jackson: Rehabilitation." In his American Themes, pp. 219-26. New York: Harper & Brothers, n. d.

Favorable assessment of Schlesinger's history of Andrew Jackson's presidency.

Brogan, Hugh. "The Uses of American History." In Reviews in American History 15, No. 4 (December 1987): 521-26.

Review of The Cycles of American History in which Brogan praises Schlesinger's ability to present history with humor, balance, and clarity, and lauds his treatment of the themes of liberalism and presidential power.


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