By Richard Brookhiser. ISBN 978-0-465-00303-7. Copyright 2008. Softcover with 269 pages including notes, bibliography and index.
With his trademark wit and insight, Richard Brookhiser explains the techniques, style and essence of Washington’s career. He paints a vivid portrait of the general, the president and the tycoon and analyzes how he maximized his strengths and overcame his flaws.