Book review: A race that defied the odds
Sunday, April 22, 2012
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“1948” is the eighth adult non-fiction book by David Pietrusza, a political and baseball historian, who lives in Scotia. He is a master at combining narrative and contemporary quotes. Although readers know Harry Truman won the 1948 election, Pietrusza’s description of the uncertainties of the campaign makes as much a mystery story as a political history...