Larson, Edward J

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Franklin & Washington: The Founding Partnership

A well-written account for readers interested in two key figures of the American Revolution. Based on primary and secondary sources, this well-researched work tells the story of a significant relationship of the era.

The Return of George Washington: 1783–1789

As in his Pulitzer Prize-winning work Summer of the Gods, Larson is a skilled storyteller combining scholarly research with a flair for relating historical events and personages to general readers. Recommended for those who enjoyed Ron Chernow's Washington: A Life (2010) as well as biography hounds and history buffs. [See Prepub Alert, 4/7/14.]

An Empire of Ice

The narrative is a bit disjointed, but the author provides an undeniably exciting account without overpowering the reader with too much detail. Fans of these explorers, science heads, and armchair travelers will find this a worthwhile and thrilling read.

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