You answer a call from a fourteen-year-old boy asking for someone to arrest his mother, who is smoking crack in their bathroom. You talk with him until the cops arrive, making sure there are no weapons around and learning that his favorite subject in s... show more
In June 1920, in Duluth, Minnesota, a mob of over 10,000 convened upon the police station, inflamed by the rumor that black circus workers had raped a white teenage girl—charges that would later be proven false. Three men were dragged from their cells ... show more
This book gives readers a thrilling inside look at the American advisory effort in Vietnam’s paddies and mangroves during the early part of that war. The early chapters detail what it was like for an American Army team living in a rat infested thatch h... show more
An invaluable collection of early columns by one of New York's sharpest mindsIn the 1960s, as the once-proud New York Herald Tribune spiraled into bankruptcy, the brightest light in its pages was an ebullient young columnist named Jimmy Breslin. While ... show more
This carefully crafted ebook: "Walden, Civil Disobedience & Walking (3 Classics in One Volume)” is formatted for your eReader with a functional and detailed table of contents.
Walden details Thoreau's experiences over the course of two years, two month... show more
A collection of classic columns from one of New York's most celebrated journalistsAlthough his career spans decades, the seven years that Jimmy Breslin spent at the New York Daily News sparked some of his finest work. When New York City tumbled into ec... show more