David Maraniss

Born in Detroit, David Maraniss is an associate editor at The Washington Post. Maraniss is a Pulitzer Prize–winning journalist and bestselling author of Once in a Great City: A Detroit Story; First in His Class: A Biography of Bill Clinton; Rome 1960: The Olympics that Stirred the World; Barack Obama: The Story; Clemente: The Passion and Grace of Baseball’s Last Hero; They Marched into Sunlight: War and Peace, Vietnam and America, October 1967; and When Pride Still Mattered: A Life of Vince Lombardi, which was hailed by Sports Illustrated as “maybe the best sports biography ever published.” He lives in Washington, DC, and Madison, Wisconsin.

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Once in a Great City
Run to Daylight!
Barack Obama
Into the Story
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BROWN COUNTY LIBRARY
The Reader's Loft sells books
515 Pine St
Green Bay, WI 54301
SEP 29
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American University
American University bookstore sells
4801 Massachusetts Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20016
OCT 14
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NOV 15

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