Michael Kazin

Michael Kazin is a professor of history at Georgetown University. He is the author of A Godly Hero: The Life of William Jennings Bryan, Barons of Labor, and The Populist Persuasion, and coauthor of America Divided: The Civil War of the 1960s. He is coeditor of Dissent and a frequent contributor to numerous publications, including the New York Times and The Nation, and has received fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation, the National Endowment for the Humanities, the Woodrow Wilson Center, and two grants from the Fulbright Scholar Program. He lives outside Washington, D.C.

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“What It Took to Win challenges the reader to think about and understand not just the history of the Democratic Party but also the politics of America in general.

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“A dramatic read, this work expounds in detail on critically important parts of American history that tragically have gone forgotten and unlearned.”

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“The evolution and revolution of liberal thought is chronicled in this well-written book about how we got to where we are today. . . .