Hugh Howard is the author of more than a dozen books on architecture, as well as MR. AND MRS. MADISON'S WAR. His writings have also appeared in Smithsonian, New York Times, Washington Post, House Beautiful, Preservation, Early American Life, Traditional Homes, and many other publications. He lives in East Chatham, New York, with his wife and two daughters.
Roger Straus III's photography has been featured in eight books, including AMERICA'S GREAT RAILROAD STATIONS, US I: AMERICA'S ORIGINAL MAIN STREET, MISSISSIPPI CURRENTS, MODERNISM REBORN, and WRIGHT FOR WRIGHT. His work has also appeared in newspapers and magazines such as the Washington Post andArchitectural Digest.