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David Herbert Donald; noted historian won two Pulitzers

David Herbert Donald, in the library of his home in Lincoln. David Herbert Donald, in the library of his home in Lincoln. (Bill Greene/ Globe Staff/ File 1995)
By Mark Feeney
Globe Staff / May 19, 2009

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David Herbert Donald, a two-time winner of the Pulitzer Prize for biography and a longtime professor of history at Harvard University, died in Boston Sunday. He was 88. (Full article: 733 words)

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