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James Ford Rhodes

Born: 1-May-1848
Birthplace: Cleveland, OH
Died: 22-Jan-1927
Location of death: Brookline, MA
Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Buried, Riverside Cemetery, Cleveland, OH

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Occupation: Author

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: History of the Civil War

Father: Daniel P. Rhodes (businessman)
Brother: Robert

    University: New York University (1865-6)
    University: University of Chicago (1866-7)

    American Historical Association President 1898
    Pulitzer Prize for History 1918 for History of the Civil War

Is the subject of books:
Some Historical Errors of James Ford Rhodes, 1922, BY: John R. Lynch
James Ford Rhodes: American Historian, 1929, BY: M. A. DeWolfe Howe
The Barber and the Historian: The Correspondence of George A. Myers and James Ford Rhodes, 1910-1923, 1956, BY: (ed. John A. Garraty)
James Ford Rhodes: The Man, the Historian, and His Work, 1961, BY: Robert Cruden

Author of books:
History of the United States from the Compromise of 1850 (1893-1906, history, 7 vol.)
History of the Civil War, 1861-1865 (1917, history)
Historical Essays (1909, essays)
Lectures on the American Civil War (1913, essays)
The McKinley and Roosevelt Administrations 1897-1909 (1922, history)

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