Default Fellow

George H. Nash

Biography: 

George H. Nash is the author of a multivolume scholarly biography of Herbert Hoover. Dr. Nash earned his doctorate at Harvard University and was a Research Fellow at Harvard's Charles Warren Center for Studies in American History. In 1975 he was commissioned by the Herbert Hoover Presidential Library Association to prepare a definitive, multivolume, scholarly biography of Herbert Hoover. Dr. Nash has lectured and written extensively on twentieth-century American political and intellectual history.

Filter By:

Topic

Type

Recent Commentary

Analysis and Commentary

The Crusade Years, 1933–1955

by George H. Nashvia Defining Ideas (Hoover Institution)
Wednesday, December 18, 2013
Herbert Hoover

The Crusade Years, 1933–1955

by George H. Nashvia Defining Ideas
Wednesday, December 18, 2013

Herbert Hoover waged a relentless war against collectivism.

Blank Section (Placeholder)

The Crusade Years

by George H. Nashvia Hoover Institution Press
Sunday, December 1, 2013

Covering an eventful period in Herbert Hoover’s career—and, more specifically, his life as a political pugilist from 1933 to 1955—The Crusade Years is a previously unknown memoir that Hoover composed and revised during the 1940s and 1950s—and then, surprisingly, set aside.

George H. Nash cartoon

Herbert Hoover's Road Not Taken

by George H. Nash, Charity Nebbevia Hoover Digest
Friday, April 6, 2012

Completed forty-eight years ago, his magnum opus appears at last. George H. Nash discusses its insights into our thirty-first president. By Charity Nebbe.

In the News

Freedom Betrayed

by George H. Nashvia First Principles (Intercollegiate Studies Institute)
Tuesday, November 15, 2011

This essay is adapted from the Editor’s Introduction to Freedom Betrayed: Herbert Hoover’s Secret History of the Second World War and Its Aftermath, just published by Hoover Institution Press...

Freedom Betrayed: Herbert Hoover's Secret History of the Second World War and It
Books

Freedom Betrayed: Herbert Hoover's Secret History of the Second World War and Its Aftermath

by George H. Nashvia Hoover Institution Press
Tuesday, November 1, 2011

The culmination of an extraordinary literary project that Herbert Hoover launched during World War II, his "magnum opus"—at last published nearly fifty years after its completion—offers a revisionist reexamination of the war and its cold war aftermath and a sweeping indictment of the "lost statesmanship" of Franklin Roosevelt.

this is an image

Europe Remembers Herbert Hoover, “Napoleon of Mercy”

by George H. Nashvia Hoover Digest
Tuesday, January 30, 2007

An exhibit in Belgium celebrates the humanitarian legacy of Herbert Hoover, who did so much to prevent starvation in Europe during and after World War I. George H. Nash tells the story.

Pages