I read this book for a nonfiction book club and was unbelievably impressed by the level of detail and the amount of research David McCullough did. It was very easy to read and I was emotionally invested in each character.The book tells the story of a young boy on his journey to adulthood, Truman Burbank, who is born into a wealthy family and has an idyllic life. He gets a job at a local newspaper, and starts to make friends with people he can
After reading David McCullough's "Truman" I have been motivated to learn more about the man who led the U.S. through some of its most difficult times during the 20th century. McCullough's writing was both concise and engaging, and I was able to finish the book in less than 48 hours. I would recommend this book for anyone that has an interest in U.S. history or politics in general.-Nathaniel H.New York
"This is an amazing book that will blow your mind. I've always had a fascination with history, but this book is like a course that takes you through history with every page. McCullough does a fantastic job of describing the world David Trumans grew up in, and the events that lead up to his presidency. It's a great read for anyone interested in history and it was hard to put this book down.""I'm not sure why, but this book has
I needed to write a literature review about Truman and Covet books. I read Truman with pleasure and got an A+ for my book review. David McCullough is a wonderful writer.