“Revsine has written a rich and thorough book, backed by ample research. But he’s also a college football fan, who’s served up a tale laced with humor and suspense. And he’s reminded us that this vile and glorious game has been this way all along.”–Boston Globe
From the author of the Woods Cop Mystery Series, comes the newest title in the Lute Bapcat Mystery Series.
How Daniel Defoe, Jonathan Wild, and Jack Sheppard captivated London and created the celebrity criminal,
“Certain adjectives spring to mind when reading this eye-opening, in-depth look at the history of America’s capital city in the 19th century: sordid, squalid, tawdry, filthy, and corrupt.”–Publishers Weekly
“Frank Sinatra used to say, ‘Who’s going to be left to turn the light off?’ Hopefully, it’ll be me!”–Roger Moore, One Lucky Bastard: Tales from Tinseltown
The life and art of history’s most influential mind—the final work of famed author and surgeon, Leonard Shlain.
Read an exclusive excerpt from ORGANIC: A Journalist’s Quest to Discover the Truth behind Food Labeling, by Peter Laufer.