Person Detail: Martin Sherwin
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|Full Name: Martin Sherwin|
(1937-2021) Biographer, historian. Martin Sherwin was born in Brooklyn, New York, and died in Washington, District of Columbia.
Martin Jay Sherwin was born in Brooklyn, New York, on July 2, 1937.
Mr. Sherwin graduated from James Madison High School in Brooklyn, New York, in the 1950s.
American Prometheus: The Triumph and Tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer
(Pub: Knopf ISBN: 0375412026 / 978-0375412028 )
Biography written by Kai Bird and Martin J. Sherwin. Winner of the Pulitzer for biography and the National Book Critics Circle Award in 2006.
A World Destroyed: Hiroshima and its Legacies
(Pub: Stanford University Press, Third Edition. Originally published in 1975 ISBN: 0804739579 / 9780804739573)
Nonfiction. Winner of the Stuart L. Bernath Prize and the National Historical Society's American History Book Prize.
Gambling With Armageddon: Nuclear Roulette from Hiroshima to the Cuban Missile Crisis
(Pub: Knopf ISBN: 0307266885 / 978-0307266880 )
Martin Sherwin died at his home in Washington, District of Columbia, on October 6, 2021.