Meet Jack

John C. Waugh by Michael Philip Manheim
John C. Waugh, Photograph © Michael Philip Manheim

Welcome to the official website of John C. Waugh, journalist turned historical reporter, biographer of Abraham Lincoln, and award-winning author of 12 works of non-fiction on Civil War topics. Please click on any of the book covers on this page to learn more about the books, and go from there for more information about Jack Waugh.

Lincoln and the War's End cover

Jack’s Latest Book
Lincoln and the War’s End

  • A dramatic retelling of the last five months of the Civil War
  • A vivid account of Lincoln’s role in events throughout
  • The parts played and the words said by other major figures in those final five months

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Email or call Jack: or 817-217-7514.

Last updates on 9 December 2019.