Richard Brookhiser

Richard Brookhiser is the author of "America's First Dynasty: The Adamses, 1735-1918" (2002), "Alexander Hamilton, American" (1999), "Founding Father: Rediscovering George Washington" (1995), and "The Way of the WASP" (1991), all published by Free Press. He is a senior editor at "The National Review" and a "New York Observer" columnist. He contributes to such publications as "The Atlantic Monthly, American Heritage, " and "The New York Times." He lives in New York City.