2017 HPC Recommended Reading
Best, Geoffrey. Churchill: A Study in Greatness. Oxford University Press, 2001.
Churchill, Winston. The World Crisis: 1911-1918. Free Press, 2005.
Churchill, Winston. The World Crisis, Vol. 4: 1918-1928 (The Aftermath). New York: C.
Scribner’s Sons, 1929.
Gilbert, Martin. Churchill: A Life. Henry Holt, 1991.
Lewin, Ronald. Churchill as Warlord. Stein and Day, 1973.
Mustafa Kemal Ataturk
Mango, Andrew. Atatürk: The Biography of the Founder of Modern Turkey, Overlook Press,
Sofos, Umut Özkırımlı & Spyros A. Tormented By History: Nationalism in Greece and Turkey.
Columbia University Press, 2008.
Pershing, John J. My Experiences in the World War. 2 vols. Frederick A. Stokes, 1931.
Smythe, Donald. Pershing, General of the Armies. Indiana University Press, 1986.
Vandiver, Frank E. Black Jack, The Life and Times of John J. Pershing. 2 vols. Texas A&M
University Press, 1977.
Walker, William. Betrayal at Little Gibraltar. Scribner, 2016.
Woodward, David R. The American Army and the First World War. Cambridge University
Yockelson, Mitchell. Forty-Seven Days, How Pershing’s Warriors Came of Age to Defeat the
German Army in World War I. New American Library, 2016.
Sgt. Henry Johnson
Clements, Kendrick A. Woodrow Wilson: World Statesman. Dee, 1999.
Cooper, John Milton, Jr. Woodrow Wilson: a Biography. Knopf, 2009.
Levin, Phyllis Lee. Edith and Woodrow. Drew, 2001.
Smith, Gene. When the Cheering Stopped. Morrow, 1964.
Wilson, Woodrow. The New Freedom. Doubleday, 1913.
Lee, Hermione. Edith Wharton. Alfred A. Knopf, 2007.
Wharton, Edith. The Age of Innocence. New York: Scribner, 1968
Wharton, Edith. Fighting France: From Dunkerque to Belfort. Charles Scribner's Sons, 1919.
Wharton, Edith, R. W. B. Lewis, and Nancy Lewis. The Letters of Edith Wharton. Scribner,
Wooldridge, Connie Nordhielm. The Brave Escape of Edith Wharton: A Biography. Clarion,
2010. (This is classified as juvenile literature, but I recommend it for everyone).
Eric Maria Remarque
Remarque, Erich Maria. All Quiet on the Western Front. Ballantine Books, Random House.
Remarque, Erich Maria. The Road Back [sequel to All Quiet] Random House Trade Paperback,
Remarque, Erich Maria. The Arch of Triumph. Random House Trade Paperback. 1945/2014.
Remarque, Erich Maria. The Night in Lisbon. Random house Trade Paperback. 1961/2014.
Tims, Hilton. Erich Maria Remarque: The Last Romantic. Carroll & Graf Publishers, 2003.
Falk, Candace. Love, Anarchy, and Emma Goldman. Holt, Rinehart, and Winston, 1984.
Gornick, Vivian. Emma Goldman: Revolution as a Way of Life. Yale University Press, 2011.
Shulman, Alix Kates, Ed. Red Emma Speaks: An Emma Goldman Reader. Humanity Books,
Burner, David. Herbert Hoover: A Public Life. American Political Biography Press, 1974.
Hoover, Herbert. American Individualism. Hoover Presidential Library, 1922.
Legendary Ladies of Colorado:
Bluemel, Elinor. Opportunity School and Emily Griffith, Its Founder. Green Mountain Press,
Faulkner, Debra. Touching Tomorrow: The Emily Griffith Story. Filter Press, 2005.
Lohse, Joyce B. Emily Griffith: Opportunity’s Teacher. Filter Press, 2005.
Post, Emily C. Emily Griffith: Opportunity for All. Filter Press, 2013.
Cooney, Robert P. J. Jr. Winning the Vote: The Triumph of the American Woman Suffrage
Movement. American Graphic Press, 2005.
Dr. Susan Anderson
Cornell, Virginia. Doc Susie: The True Story of a Country Physician in the Colorado Rockies.
Carpinteria, CA: Manifest Publications, 1991.
General World War I
Anderson, Scott. Lawrence in Arabia: War, Deceit, Imperial Folly and the Making of the
Modern Middle East. Anchor, 2014.
Fromkin, David. A Peace to End All Peace: The Fall of the Ottoman Empire and the Creation of
the Modern Middle East. Holt Paperbacks, 2009.
Lemercier, Eugene Emmanuel. A Soldier of France to His Mother: Letters from the Trenches on
the Western Front. University of Michigan Library, 1917.
Reynolds, David. The Long Shadow: The Legacies of the Great War in the Twentieth Century.
W.W. Norton & Company, 2014.
Rogan, Eugene. The Fall of the Ottomans: The Great War in the Middle East. Basic Books,
Tuchman, Barbara W. The Guns of August. Presidio Press, 1962.
Remarque, Erich Maria
1929 All Quiet on the Western Front is published.
1930 Film of All Quiet is released; Goebbels leads Nazi protest against it and the film is banned in Germany.
1931 Remarque buys a house in Switzerland and publishes second book, The Road Back, a sequel to All Quiet.
1937 Three Comrades is published and is followed by
1946 Arch of Triumph
1952 Spark of Life
1954 A Time to Love and a Time to Die
1957 The Black Obelisk
1961 Heaven Has No Favourites
1964 The Night in Lisbon
1972 Shadows in Paradise