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The Best Biographies of Rutherford B. Hayes

After two weeks, two biographies and about seven hundred pages, Rutherford Hayes reminds me of a better-intentioned, more savvy and far more intellectually gifted version of Franklin Pierce. 435 more words

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Review of "Rutherford B. Hayes: Warrior & President" by Ari Hoogenboom

Rutherford B. Hayes: Warrior & President” is Ari Hoogenboom’s 1995 single-volume biography of our nineteenth president. Hoogenboom is professor emeritus at the City University of New York – Brooklyn College and a well-known scholar of the Gilded Age. 491 more words