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Woodrow Wilson: From Isolation to WWI

Oct 6, 2013

As a president, Woodrow Wilson isn’t in the top five that all school kids know, but his impression on this country is, nonetheless, a lasting one. 

A. Scott Berg joins Steve Kraske to talk about his biography of Pres. Woodrow Wilson.

On Monday's Up to Date, we talk with biographer A. Scott Berg about the man who tried isolationism but ultimately had to lead the nation into a world war.


  • A. Scott Berg is the author of Wilson, Max Perkins: Editor of Genius, Goldwyn: A Biography, Kate Remembered and Lindbergh. He has received the National Book Award, a Guggenheim Fellowship and the Pulitzer Prize.