A Struggle for Power: The American Revolution (Paperback)

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rom one of the great political journalists of our time comes a boldly argued reinterpretation of the central event in our collective past--a book that portrays the American Revolution not as a clash of ideologies but as a Machiavellian struggle for power.

About the Author

Theodore Draper (1912-2006) was the winner of the American Historical Association's 1990 Herbert Feis Award for nonacademically affiliated historians, and is the author of numerous books, including A Very Thin Line: The Iran-Contra Affairs. A long-time contributor to the New York Review of Books, he was a fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and lived in Princeton, New Jersey.

Praise For…

"Should be read by every citizen. A work of prodigious research...and penetrating analysis."--The New York Times Book Review

Product Details
ISBN: 9780679776420
ISBN-10: 0679776427
Publisher: Vintage
Publication Date: March 25th, 1997
Pages: 560
Language: English
Series: Vintage