Barbara Tuchman

Barbara Tuchman

Born: January 30, 1912

Died: February 6, 1989

Nationality: American

Occupation: Historian, writer, journalist

Biography: Barbara Wertheim Tuchman was an American historian and author. She became widely known first for The Guns of August, a best-selling history of the prelude to and the first month of World War I, which won the Pulitzer Prize for General Non-Fiction in 1963.

Source/Notes: Stilwell and the American Experience in China (1970)

Advertisement

Advertisement