November/December 2006 | Volume 57, Issue 6
Kevin Baker ’s most recent historical novel is
Allen Barra writes American Heritage ’s “Screenings” column.
Max Byrd ’s historical novels include Grant, Jackson , and, most recently,
Dale DeGroff has invented more than 400 cocktail recipes; he is the author of
Erica De Mane is the author of
Amy Weaver Dorning is a freelance writer in San Francisco.
Julie M. Fenster is the author of
Steven Goldman is the author of
Harold Holzer is the author of 25 books on American history.
David Lander writes American Heritage ’s “Buyable Past” column.
Stuart Leuthner is the creative director of Chronos magazine and the author, most recently, of
Thomas Mallon ’s seventh novel, Fellow Travelers , will be published in May.
Phil Patton ’s books include
Ray Robinson has written several biographies of sports figures, among them Rockne of Notre Dame: The Making of a Football Legend .
Tony Scherman is a writer who lives in Nyack, New York.
Richard Schickel ’s most recent book is
Fredric Smoler is a Contributing Editor of American Heritage .
Roger Spiller was until last year the George C. Marshall Professor of Military History at the U.S. Army’s Command and General Staff College; his latest book is
Patricia Volk is the author of