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Barbara W. Tuchman was born on January 30, 1912 in New York City. She died at the age of 77 on February 6, 1989, in Greenwich, Connecticut.

Tuchman was a brilliant woman who loved history and was noted for the historical nonfiction books she wrote. Her first novel, The Guns of August, became a bestseller and also won the Pulitzer Prize for general nonfiction. This book covered the months leading up to World War I. It sold over a million copies.

Tuchman married a successful medical researcher, who was also a professor of clinical medicine.

Before Tuchman started writing novels, she worked as a research assistant at the Institute of Pacific Relations. She did her research from the offices in New York City and Tokyo. After this she became a journalist and editorial assistant for magazines such as The Nation, the New Statesman, and the Office of War Information.

Tuchman graduated college in 1933 from Radcliffe College. She earned her Bachelor of Arts while there.

The Guns of August was not the only Pulitzer Prize winning book that she wrote. Another book, Stilwell and the American Experience in China, 1911-45, also won the Pulitzer Prize. These were not the only awards she would accumulate in her lifetime. She would also receive the National Book Award in History, and the National endowment for the Humanities

Tuchman would return to her college that she graduated from: Radcliffe College as a trustee, and also lectured at Harvard University, the University of California, and at the U.S. Naval War College.



eBooks found: 7
The Proud Tower: A Portrait of the World Before the War, 1890-1914; Barbara W. Tuchman's Great War Series ePub (Adobe DRM) download by Barbara W. Tuchman
The Proud Tower
Barbara W. Tuchman & Barbara Wertheim Tuchman
Random House Publishing Group, August 2011
ISBN: 9780345405012
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A Distant Mirror: The Calamitous 14th Century ePub (Adobe DRM) download by Barbara W. Tuchman
A Distant Mirror
Barbara W. Tuchman & Barbara Wertheim Tuchman
Random House Publishing Group, August 2011
ISBN: 9780345910905
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The March of Folly: From Troy to Vietnam ePub (Adobe DRM) download by Barbara W. Tuchman
The March of Folly
Barbara W. Tuchman & Barbara Wertheim Tuchman
Random House Publishing Group, July 2011
ISBN: 9780345308238
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Practicing History: Selected Essays ePub (Adobe DRM) download by Barbara W. Tuchman
Practicing History
Barbara W. Tuchman & Barbara Wertheim Tuchman
Random House Publishing Group, July 2011
ISBN: 9780345303639
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Bible and Sword: England and Palestine from the Bronze Age to Balfour ePub (Adobe DRM) download by Barbara W. Tuchman
Bible and Sword
Barbara W. Tuchman & Barbara Wertheim Tuchman
Random House Publishing Group, July 2011
ISBN: 9780345314277
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The First Salute: A View of the American Revolution ePub (Adobe DRM) download by Barbara W. Tuchman
First Salute
Barbara W. Tuchman & Barbara Wertheim Tuchman
Random House Publishing Group, June 2011
ISBN: 9780345336675
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The Guns of August: The Outbreak of World War I; Barbara W. Tuchman's Great War Series ePub (Adobe DRM) download by Barbara W. Tuchman
The Guns of August
Barbara W. Tuchman
Random House Publishing Group, July 2009
ISBN: 9780345476098
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