- Back Cover, The Best American Essays 1996.
GEOFFREY C. WARD is the author of Before the Trumpet: Young Franklin Roosevelt 1882-1905 and is currently at work on three books: a second volume on FDR, a brief history of the Civil War, and Return Passage, a personal look at India as he knew it thirty years ago and as it is today, in which an expanded version of "Tiger in the Road!" will eventually appear. He is a former editor of American Heritage, for which he does a regular column, "Matters of Fact," and he also writes historical documentaries for Florentine Films.
- The Best American Essays 1987 (p. 318). Ticknor & Fields.