Arthur Herman, who received his doctorate in history at John Hopkins, is a former associate professor of history at George Mason University and Coordinator of the Western Heritage Program at the Smithsonian Institution. He is a fellow of the Hudson Institute and is on the board of the Scottish Arts Council. He is the first American to be named to the 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)