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Rothstein: The Life, Times, and Murder of the Criminal Genius Who Fixed the 1919 World Series

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History remembers Arnold Rothstein as the man who fixed the 1919 World Series, an underworld genius. The real-life model for The Great Gatsby's Meyer Wolfsheim and Nathan Detroit from Guys and Dolls, Rothstein was much more—and less—than a fixer of…
1948: Harry Truman's Improbable Victory And The Year That Transformed America

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The wild, combative inside story of the most stunning upset in the history of presidential elections: Harry Truman's 1948 victory over Tom Dewey. "Outstanding. . . . by far the best yet about the fateful [1948] election." - Minneapolis Star-Tribune "Coherent,…
1960: Lbj Vs. Jfk Vs. Nixon-the Epic Campaign That Forged Three Presidencies

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"1960 aims to take us deeper into the campaign than Theodore White's famous The Making of the President, 1960 . And it does." - Chicago Sun-Times Award-winning historian David Pietrusza's hard-edged account of the 1960 Presidential Campaign-the bare-knuckle…
1932: The Rise Of Hitler And Fdr-two Tales Of Politics, Betrayal, And Unlikely Destiny

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Two Depression-battered nations confronted destiny in 1932, going to the polls in their own way to anoint new leaders, to rescue their people from starvation and hopelessness. America would elect a Congress and a president-ebullient aristocrat Franklin Roosevelt…
Minor Miracles: The Legend And Lure Of Minor League Baseball

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Thousands of fans switched their allegiances from Major League Baseball to the Minors when the player's strike of 1994 hit the diamonds-and baseball fans happily rediscovered the appeal of hometown ball fields, minimal ticket prices and down-to-earth players.…
Tr's Last War: Theodore Roosevelt, The Great War, And A Journey Of Triumph And Tragedy

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An amazingly fresh approach to a much covered subject.... TR's Last War is a riveting new account of Theodore Roosevelt's impassioned crusade for military preparedness as America fitfully stumbles into World War I, spectacularly punctuated by his unique…
1960--LBJ vs. JFK vs. Nixon: The Epic Campaign That Forged Three Presidencies

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It was the election that gave America “Camelot” and its tragic aftermath, a momentous contest in which three giants battled for the presidency. Award-winning author David Pietrusza does here for the 1960 presidential race what he did in 1920: The Year…
1920: The Year of the Six Presidents

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The presidential election of 1920 was among history's most dramatic. Six once-and-future presidents-Wilson, Harding, Coolidge, Hoover, and Teddy and Franklin Roosevelt-jockeyed for the White House. With voters choosing between Wilson's League of Nations and…
Judge and Jury: The Life And Times Of Judge Kenesaw Mountain Landis

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Judge Kenesaw Mountain Landis is most famous for his role as the first Commissioner ever to rule organized baseball. But before he came into his legendary position as baseball's final say, Landis already had built a reputation from his Chicago courtroom as the…
1932: The Rise Of Hitler And Fdr-two Tales Of Politics, Betrayal, And Unlikely Destiny

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1932: The Rise Of Hitler And Fdr-two Tales Of Politics, Betrayal, And Unlikely Destiny

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Rothstein: The Life, Times, And Murder Of The Criminal Genius Who Fixed The 1919 World Series

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