Stephen E Ambrose
Stephen Edward Ambrose (1936-2002) was an American author of non-fiction books who wrote biographies on U.S. Presidents Eisenhower and Nixon as well as books on American and military history. Ambrose earned his Ph.D from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 1960. Besides writing biographies on Eisenhower and Nixon, he also wrote books on Crazy Horse, General Custer, D-Day, Lewis and Clark and many others. Ambrose died from lung cancer in April 2002. He had a wife, Moira and five children.

Stephen E. Ambrose became a published author in 1967 with the non-fiction book Duty, Honor, Country: A History of West Point. His first and only novel was actually published posthumously, which was a fictional journal entitled This Vast Land: A Young Man’s Journal of the Lewis and Clark Expedition and was published in 2003. Below is a list of Stephen E. Ambrose’s books in order of when they were first published:

Publication Order of Standalone Novels


This Vast Land: A Young Man's Journal of the Lewis and Clark Expedition(2003) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Non-Fiction Books


Duty, Honor, Country: A History of West Point(1967) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Supreme Commander: The War Years of General Dwight D. Eisenhower(1971) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Rise to Globalism: American Foreign Policy Since 1938(1972) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Crazy Horse and Custer: The Parallel Lives of Two American Warriors(1975) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Ike's Spies: Eisenhower and the Espionage Establishment(1981) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Milton S. Eisenhower: Educational Statesman(1983) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Eisenhower, Vol. 1: Soldier, General of the Army, President-Elect, 1890-1952(1983) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Pegasus Bridge: D-Day: The Daring British Airborne Raid(1984) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Eisenhower, Vol. 2: The President, 1952-1969(1984) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Nixon, Vol. 1: The Education of a Politician(1987) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Nixon, Vol. 2: The Triumph of a Politician, 1962-1972(1989) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Eisenhower: Soldier and President(1991) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Nixon, Vol. 3: Ruin and Recovery, 1973-90(1991) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Band of Brothers: E Company, 506th Regiment, 101st Airborne from Normandy to Hitler's Eagle's Nest(1992) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Upton and the Army(1993) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
D-Day: June 6, 1944, The Climactic Battle of World War II(1994) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Halleck: Lincoln's Chief of Staff(1996) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Undaunted Courage: The Pioneering First Mission to Explore America's Western Wilderness(1997) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Americans at War(1997) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Citizen Soldiers: From the Normandy Beaches to the Surrender of Germany(1997) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Lewis and Clark: Voyage of Discovery(1998) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Victors: Eisenhower and His Boys: The Men of WWII(1998) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Comrades: Brothers, Fathers, Heroes, Sons, Pals(1999) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Eisenhower and Berlin, 1945: The Decision to Halt at the Elbe Rei(2000) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Nothing Like It in the World: The Men Who Built the Transcontinental Railroad, 1863-1869(2000) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
American Heritage: New History of World War II(2001) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Good Fight: How World War II Was Won(2001) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Wild Blue: The Men And Boys Who Flew the B-24s Over Germany, 1944-45(2001) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Undaunted Courage: Meriwether Lewis, Thomas Jefferson, and the Opening of the American West(2002) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
To America: Personal Reflections of an Historian(2002) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Witness to America: An Illustrated Documentary History of the United States from the Revolution to Today(2004) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Cold War: A Military History(2006) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
D-Day: Illustrated Edition(2014) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Notes: The books Rise to Globalism and Witness to America were written with Douglas Brinkley. Milton S. Eisenhower was co-authored with Richard H. Immerman. Stephen Ambrose updated the original text of American Heritage: New History of World War II, which was written by C.L. Sulzberger. Ambrose contributed to The Cold War: A Military History along with authors Caleb Carr, Thomas Fleming, Victor Davis Hanson, David McCullough, Simon Winchester and others.

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