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Thu November 17, 2005
Joe Donahue's interview with Doris Kearns Goodwin Part I
Albany, NY – Doris Kearns Goodwin is at the top of her class among American political biographers. She received the Pulitzer Prize for No Ordinary Time: Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt.
Goodwin's newest book, Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln, emphasizes Lincoln's unique ability to empathize with--and win over--his political opponents. WAMC's Joe Donahue spoke with her about how she came to write about Lincoln...