Books by Steve Neal

Released: July 6, 2004

"A study in the William Manchester tradition, particularly welcome in this year of conventions and backroom deals."
A careful, always interesting portrait of Franklin Roosevelt's rise to national power. Read full book review >
Released: Sept. 1, 2002

"Thanks to the broader perspective added by Neal's expert annotations, this warm and provocative collection will appeal to general readers as well as Truman and Roosevelt specialists."
Previously unpublished letters between President Truman and the woman he dubbed "First Lady of the World." Read full book review >
Released: Sept. 1, 2001

"A comprehensive and clear analysis of an important relationship."
Chicago Sun-Times political columnist Neal (The Eisenhowers: Reluctant Dynasty, not reviewed) offers a detailed analysis of the 24-year association between Truman and Eisenhower, who worked in concert to safeguard Western democracy after WWII, until a falling-out in 1952. Read full book review >