Blanche Wiesen Cook
is a Distinguished Professor of History and Women's Studies at John Jay College of Criminal Justice and the Graduate Center of the City University of New York. She is also a faculty member of the M.A. Program in Biography and Memoir.
She is the author of the definitive three-volume biography of America's greatest first lady: Eleanor Roosevelt.
To listen to her recent interview on the BBC, Eleanor Roosevelt: Redefining the First Lady
, click here.
Eleanor Roosevelt, Volume 3: The War Years and After, 1939-1962 (New York: Penguin, 2016)
Eleanor Roosevelt, Volume 2: The Defining Years, 1933-1938 (New York: Penguin, 1999)
Eleanor Roosevelt, Volume 1: The Early Years, 1884-1933 (New York: Penguin, 1992)
The Declassified Eisenhower: A Divided Legacy of Peace and Political Warfare,(Doubleday 1981, Penguin 1984) listed by the New York Times Book Review as one of the notable books of 1981, December 6, 1981.
Crystal Eastman: On Woman and Revolution (Oxford 1978).
Contributor and co-editor, Women in Culture and Politics: ACentury of Change (Indiana U Press, 1985). "The Work and Legacy of Crystal Eastman and Alexandra Kollontai".
Series Editor/Editorial Board:
The Garland Library of War and Peace, a 360 volume reprint series, each volume with a new introduction, and ten anthologies (Garland Publishing, 1970- 1980).