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Michael Beschloss has been called by Newsweek "the nation's leading Presidential historian." Author of six previous books on the history of American Presidents and global affairs, including Mayday (1986), The Crisis Years (1991) and the first two volumes of a trilogy on the Lyndon Johnson tapes, he is a frequent lecturer and regular commentator on ABC News and PBS's The NewsHour with Jim Lehrer. Born in Chicago, he is a trustee of the White House Historical Association, the National Archives Foundation, the Thomas Jefferson Foundation and the University of Virginia's Miller Center of Public Affairs. He lives with his wife and their two sons in Washington, D.C.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Roosevelt, Franklin D, (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945, Truman, Harry S, , 1884-1972, World War, 1939-1945 Germany, Reconstruction (1939-1951) Germany, World War, 1939-1945 Diplomatic history, United States Foreign relations 1933-1945, United States Politics and government 1933-1945, Morgenthau, Henry, 1891-1967