Arthur Herman, who received his doctorate in history at John Hopkins, is on the board of the Scottish Arts Council. Former associate professor of history at George Mason University, he is the Coordinator of the Western Heritage Program at the Smithsonian Institution, and a consulting historical editor for Time-Life Books. Arthur Herman is the first American to be named to the Scottish Arts Council.
FREEDOM'S FORGE: How American Business Produced Victory in World War Two (Random House, 2012)
GANDHI & CHURCHILL: The Rivalry That Destroyed an Empire and Forged Our Age (Bantam Books, 2008)
THE IDEA OF DECLINE IN WESTERN HISTORY (The Free Press, 1997)
JOSEPH MCCARTHY: Re-Examining the Life and Legacy of America's Most Hated Senator (The Free Press, 1999)
TO RULE THE WAVES: How the British Navy Changed the Modern World (HarperCollins, 2004)