A Student of History

March 1, 2007

Arthur M. Schlesinger Jr., RIP

Filed under: The Academy — John Maass @ 9:08 am

Arthur M. Schlesinger Jr., the Pulitzer Prize-winning historian and Kennedy insider who helped define mainstream liberalism during the Cold War and remained an eminent public thinker into the 21st century, has died, his son said. He was 89.  A CNN story is here.

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A longer obit from the NY Times is here.

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