Books by David Levering Lewis

Released: Sept. 18, 2018

"A thoroughly researched biography of a remarkable figure."
The story of a dynamic political outsider who mounted a formidable challenge to Franklin D. Roosevelt for the presidency. Read full book review >
Released: Jan. 1, 2008

"A work of clear-eyed scholarship—and occasionally challenging vocabulary."
Crowded yet sprightly account of Islam's definitive shaping of the world map during the so-called Dark Ages. Read full book review >
Released: Oct. 29, 1993

"A masterly appreciation of a great man's intellectual development and singular service in a righteous crusade. (Thirty- two pages of photographs—not seen)"
William Edward Burghardt Du Bois (1868-1963) has finally found a Boswell worthy of his achievements as an African-American reformer who fought for human rights in the US and the wider world. Read full book review >