Books by Catherine Allgor

A professor of history at the University of California–Riverside, Catherine Allgor has received the George Washington Egleston Prize from Yale, the Lerner-Scott Prize from the Organization of American Historians, and the James H. Broussard First Book Priz

Released: April 4, 2006

"A welcome life of a woman who deserves greater representation in history books."
No union is ever perfect. Yet it's not a stretch to consider Dolley Madison the perfect First Lady, "a bridge between presidential dignity and democratic accessibility." Read full book review >