Erik Larson's Latest Is a Gripping Tale of a Sinking Luxury Ship Not Named Titanic
23 Mar 2015 // 9:05 PM
Larson's description of the torpedoing of the Lusitania churns like an angry sea, full of detail gleaned from memoirs and letters of survivors and rescuers.
The Wrong Man in Hitler's Berlin: 'In the Garden of Beasts'
6 Jun 2011 // 6:10 AM
Drawing on a huge range of diaries, letters, memoirs and official documents, Erik Larson dismisses stereotypes in favour of rounded, human characters, no matter their political persuasion