A new memoir from the National Book Award-winning author of "Middle Passage." He writes about the art and craft of writing and what he calls "the truth-telling power of fiction."
British journalist Martin Walker tells the story of recent American history through the lives of the most influential people of the 20th century. His new book portrays 26 men and women, including politicians, actresses, scientists, activists, and inventors.
- Martin Walker foreign affairs writer, United Press International.
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