In the Days of McKinley is Margaret Leech’s Pulitzer Prize-winning 1959 biography of William McKinley. It remains one of the standard texts on this president and is indispensable to serious students of his era.
About the Author
Margaret Leech (1893–1974) was an American novelist, biographer, and historian. She was the first woman to win the Pulitzer Prize for History and one of only two people to win it twice, first in 1942 for Reveille in Washington and again in 1960 for In the Days of McKinley (for which she also won the Bancroft Prize). Leech was born in Newburgh, New York, and graduated from Vassar College in 1915.
Publisher : American Political Biography Press (November 1, 1999)
Hardcover : 686 pages
ISBN : 978-0945707240
Item Weight : 2.46 pounds
Dimensions : 6.25 x 2 x 9.25 inches