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Geoffrey C. Ward

Geoffrey C. Ward, a historian, screenwriter, and former editor of American Heritage, is the author of thirteen books, including A First-Class Temperament, which won the 1989 National Critics Circle Award and the 1990 Francis Parkman Prize of the Society of American Historians. He has written or co-written numerous documentary films, including The Civil War, Baseball, and The West, and is the winner of four Emmy Awards for screenwriting. He and Ken Burns have been working together for seventeen years. He is currently working on a new book, A Disposition to Be Rich.