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- Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2004; US$ 15.95
1) In the note ?Evils Imminent,? Erik Larson writes ?Beneath the gore and smoke and loam, this book is about the evanescence of life, and why some men choose to fill their brief allotment of time engaging the impossible, others in the manufacture of sorrow? [xi]. What does the book reveal about ?the ineluctable conflict between good and evil?? What... more...
- Crown/Archetype 2015; US$ 28.00
#1 New York Times Bestseller From the bestselling author and master of narrative nonfiction comes the enthralling story of the sinking of the Lusitania On May 1, 1915, with WWI entering its tenth month, a luxury ocean liner as richly appointed as an English country house sailed out of New York, bound for Liverpool, carrying a record number of... more...
- Crown/Archetype 2011; US$ 16.00
Erik Larson, New York Times bestselling author of Devil in the White City, delivers a remarkable story set during Hitler?s rise to power. The time is 1933, the place, Berlin, when William E. Dodd becomes America?s first ambassador to Hitler?s Nazi Germany in a year that proved to be a turning point in history. A mild-mannered professor... more...
- Scribe Publications Pty Ltd 2015; US$ 24.99
'This enthralling and richly detailed account demonstrates that there was far more going on beneath the surface than is generally known ... Larson's account [of the Lusitania's sinking] is the most lucid and suspenseful yet written, and he finds genuine emotional power in the unlucky confluences of forces, 'large and achingly small,' that set the... more...
- Crown/Archetype 2006; US$ 16.00
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER ?Larson is a marvelous writer...superb at creating characters with a few short strokes.? ? The New York Times Book Review ?Larson's gift for rendering an historical era with vibrant tactility and filling it with surprising personalities makes Thunderstruck an irresistible tale...He beautifully captures the awe... more...
- Transworld 2010; US$ 14.38
In 1910, Edwardian England was scandalized by a murder. It seems mild-mannered American Hawley Crippen had killed his wife, buried her remains in the cellar of their North London home and then gone on the run with his young mistress, his secretary Ethel Le Neve. A Scotland Yard inspector, already famous for his part in the Ripper investigation, discovered... more...
- Transworld 2010; US$ 15.98
The Chicago World's Fair of 1893 and its amazing 'White City' was one of the wonders of the world. This is the incredible story of its realization, and of the two men whose fates it linked: one was an architect, the other a serial killer. The architect was Daniel H. Burnham, the driving force behind the White City, the massive, visionary... more...
- Transworld 2011; US$ 14.38
Berlin,1933. William E. Dodd, a mild-mannered academic from Chicago, has to his own and everyone else's surprise, become America's first ambassador to Hitler's Germany, in a year that proves to be a turning point in history. Dodd and his family, notably his vivacious daughter, Martha, observe at first-hand the many changes - some subtle, some... more...
- Scribe Publications Pty Ltd 2011; US$ 18.99
Berlin, 1933. William E. Dodd, a mild-mannered academic from Chicago, becomes America?s first ambassador to Hitler?s Germany, where he is about to witness a turning point in history. Dodd and his family observe firsthand the many changes ? some subtle, some disturbing, and some horrifically violent ? that signal Hitler?s consolidation of power.... more...
- Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2011; US$ 15.95
"Larson takes us past the absurd myths, past the numbing statistics, and into the face of reality.... Journalism at its highest." -- Los Angeles Times Book Review "An artful slice of the story of what may be the greatest shame we as a nation have tried... to hide from ourselves.... Fascinating." -- Chicago Sun-Times From the Trade Paperback... more...