Edmund Morris is an American writer, best known for his biographies of United States presidents Theodore Roosevelt and Ronald Reagan.
Morris received his early education in Kenya and went to college in South Africa. He worked as an advertising copywriter in London before immigrating to the United States in 1968.
His biography “The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt” won the Pulitzer Prize and American Book Award in 1980. After spending several years as President Reagan’s authorized biographer, he published the national bestseller “Dutch: A Memoir of Ronald Reagan” in 1999. Morris’s other books include “Theodore Rex” (2001), the second in a projected three-volume chronicle of the life of Theodore Roosevelt, and “Beethoven : The Universal Composer” (2005). Morris has also written extensively on travel and the arts for such publications as “The New Yorker”, “The New York Times”, and “Harper’s Magazine”.
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