Rutherford B. Hayes: Warrior and President
Author: Ari Hoogenboom
The definitive biography of Rutherford B, Hayes, the 19th President of the United States by Ari Hoogenboom, Professor Emeritus of City University of New York-Brooklyn College . President Hayes's career is intertwined with the issues of slavery, war, and reunion. As President, he struggled with the issues of Reconstruction and the emerging industrial order, always seeking to do the right thing. Hoogenboom tells much, not only of the man, but of the times in which he lived.