Daniel Joseph Boorstin (1914–2004) was an American historian, attorney, and writer. Received the 1974 Pulitzer Prize in history. Librarian of Congress from 1975 to 1987.
Library of Congress Information Bulletin: Boorstdin and Beyond
Describes Boorstin's contributions to the LOC and a December 2000 program honoring him. (January 01, 2001)
C-SPAN Booknotes: Daniel Boorstin
Transcript and program information from an interview about "The Creators." (December 06, 1992)
New York Times: Wanted - More Events, More Heroes
A critical review of "The Image," lambasting both Boorstin's conclusions and scholarship. (April 08, 1962)
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