Biography & Memoir
The untold story of Hamilton’s—and Burr’s—physician whose dream to build America’s first botanical garden inspired the young Republic.
A New York Times Book Review Editors’ Choice
A BookPage Best Book of the Year
"This exquisitely written book shows how recovery can come generations later through rebuilding connections—to people, the natural world, the past." —Robin Shulman, Washington Post
With kaleidoscopic insights, Elizabeth D. Samet has produced the most ambitious edition of Ulysses S. Grant's Memoirs yet.
The books altered the course of history; the lives behind them have the dark fascination of fiction.
The single most intimate look at Muhammad Ali’s life after boxing, told through the story of an unexpected friendship.