Arthur Herman is a historian and author of the Pulitzer Prize finalistGandhi and Churchill: The Epic Rivalry That Destroyed an Empire and Forged Our Age(Bantam, 2008), the Mountbatten Prize–nominatedTo Rule the Waves: How the British Navy Shaped the Modern World(HarperCollins, 2005), theNew York TimesbestsellerHow the Scots Invented the Modern World(Three Rivers Press, 2001), and many articles on foreign and military policy. At AEI, he will be working on a new book that will trace the mobilization of American industry, technology, and material production over the course of World War II.
Ph.D., history, Johns Hopkins University
M.A., history, Johns Hopkins University
B.A., history, minor in classics, University of Minnesota