Candice Millard is the author of the New York Times bestsellers The River of Doubt and Destiny of the Republic. Her book Hero of the Empire was named Amazon’s number one history book of 2016. She is a former writer and editor for National Geographic. Her current release (May 17, 2022), River of the Gods, tells the harrowing story of one of the great feats of exploration of all time and its complicated legacy.
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