Wilkie Curtis Books
Books di Wilkie Curtis
The Fall of the House of Zeus
edizioni Broadway Books collana Broadway Books (Paperback) , 2011
“Over the past four decades no reporter has critiqued the American South with such evocative sensitivity and bedrock honesty as Curtis Wilkie.” —Douglas Brinkley The Fall of the House of Zeus tells the story of Dickie Scruggs, arguably the most successful plaintiff's lawyer in America. A brother-in-law of Trent Lott,...
Assassins, Eccentrics, Politicians, and Other Persons of Interest
Klibanoff Hank (FRW)
edizioni Univ Pr of Mississippi collana Univ Pr of Mississippi (Hardcover) , 2014
Writing as a newspaper reporter for nearly forty years, Curtis Wilkie covered eight presidential campaigns, spent years in the Middle East, and traveled to a number of conflicts abroad. However, his memory keeps turning home and many of his most treasured stories transpire in the Deep South. He called his native Mississippi,...
edizioni Textstream collana Textstream (Paperback) , 2002
In this riveting political and social history of the American South during the second half of the twentieth century, acclaimed journalist Curtis Wilkie tells the story of a region and a man -- himself -- intimately transformed by racial and political upheavals. In 1969, in the wake of the violence surrounding the civil...