About

Veteran journalist and former member of the Los Angeles Times editorial board, at work on my seventh book of non-fiction.

Other Works

  • The Madman and the Assassin The Strange Life of Boston Corbett, the Man Who Killed John Wilkes Booth

    2015
  • The Admiral and the Ambassador: One Man's Obsessive Search for the Body of John Paul Jones

    2014
  • Detroit: A Biography

    2012
  • The Fear Within: Spies, Commies, and American Democracy on Trial

    2011
  • Blood Passion: The Ludlow Massacre and Class War in the American West

    2007