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The Kingdom and the Power: Behind the Scenes at The New York Times: The ...

Gay Talese - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2013 - 576 pages
The classic inside story of The New York Times, the most prestigious, and perhaps the most powerful, of all American newspapers.
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The Bridge: The Building of the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge

Gay Talese - History - 2014 - 192 pages
Gay Talese, then early in his career at the New York Times, closely followed the construction, and soon after the opening of this marvel of human ingenuity and engineering, he chronicled the human drama of its completion-from the ...
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Honor Thy Father

Gay Talese - History - 2009 - 592 pages
A classic masterwork newly updated The electrifying true story of the rise and fall of New York's notorious Bonanno crime family On New York's Park Avenue on a rainy Tuesday night in October 1964, the famous Mafia chieftain Joseph Bonanno ...
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Thy Neighbor's Wife

Gay Talese - Health & Fitness - 2009 - 608 pages
The provocative classic work newly updated An intimate personal odyssey across America's changing sexual landscape When first published, Gay Talese's 1981 groundbreaking work, Thy Neighbor's Wife, shocked a nation with its powerful, eye ...
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Reading Jackie: Her Autobiography in Books

William Kuhn - Biography & Autobiography - 2010 - 368 pages
Jackie is remembered today for her marriages to JFK and to Aristotle Onassis, but her real legacy is the books that reveal the tastes, recollections, and passions of an independent woman. From the Hardcover edition.
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Poe: A Life Cut Short

Peter Ackroyd - Biography & Autobiography - 2009 - 208 pages
Gothic, mysterious, theatrical, fatally flawed, and dazzling, the life of Edgar Allan Poe, one of America’s greatest and most versatile writers, is the ideal subject for Peter Ackroyd.
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