The Reporter Who Knew Too Much: The Mysterious Death of What’s My Line TV Star and Media Icon Dorothy Kilgallen by Mark Shaw 336 Pages Post Hill Press, 2016 ISBN: […]
It’s all here: the machine guns, the bloody gang wars in Chicago, the St. Valentine Day’s Massacre, the prohibition era, the roaring Twenties, prostitution galore, the Northside Gang, crooked politicos, the FBI, the Internal Revenue Service, hit men, the Outfit, Federal Court, the Income Tax evasion case, along with the multi-million dollar a year gambling, booze, and vice empires.
War of Two: Alexander Hamilton, Aaron Burr, and the Duel that Stunned the Nation by John Sedgwick 480 pages Berkley, 2015 $17.00 ISBN-13: 978-1592409693 Alexander Hamilton was one of the primary […]
17 Carnations: The Royals, The Nazis, and the Biggest Cover-up in History by Andrew Morton 384 pages Grand Central Publishing, 2015 ISBN: 978-1455527113 They are just a memory now, but […]
By all accounts, he took pulp fiction yarns – about hard-boiled private eyes, such as his popular creation, Sam Spade, in The Maltese Falcon – to new, and higher, literary heights.
Naming Jack the Ripper by Russell Edwards 336 pages Lyons Press, 2014 ISBN: 978-1493011902 You think finding someone criminally culpable for the death of Freddie Gray, in Baltimore, Maryland, in […]
Forgotten Sundays: A Son’s Story of Life, Loss and Love from the Sidelines of the NFL by Gerry Sandusky 216 Pages Running Press, 2014 Hardcover, $26.00 ISBN: 076245248X […]
This Dream Called Death by Stephen Janis 164 pages BookSurge Publishing, 2009 Softcover, $15.99 1439264287 Stephen Janis is an awarding-winning investigative reporter. The urban crime scene is his beat. His […]
In the 2016 U.S. presidential campaign, the name of Adolf Hitler has been repeatedly invoked. Hysterical comparisons have been made between the German dictator (from 1934-45) and the billionaire real estate magnate, Donald Trump, one of the Republican candidates for president.
My personal memory of “The Greatest Game,” the Baltimore Colts versus the New York Giants, on Dec. 28, 1958, is now nearly fifty-eight years old. Both teams had won their […]