One-hundred years ago, Woodrow Wilson was sworn into office as the 28th President of the United States. Over the next eight years he would guide the country through the First World War and prove to be one of the most influential leaders of the 20th century. As the first writer given access to recently-discovered papers belonging to President Wilson’s daughter and personal physician, biographer A. Scott Berg shares his unique insight into the man behind the icon.
A. Scott Berg is a Pulitzer Prize-winning author and screenwriter most noted for Lindbergh, his biography of Charles Lindbergh. His new book is Wilson.
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