Category: Books

Clarence Darrow

July 7, 2011 Books
This photograph was published in the Los Angeles Times heading a review of John Farrell’s new Darrow biography. It is Darrow arguing a point with Leopold and Loeb sitting behind...

Thomas Perry

April 21, 2011 Books
If I taught a course on how to be a successful criminal, the books of Thomas Perry would be assigned reading. Perry is a master strategist and game player who...


April 19, 2011 Books
While glancing through a pile of newspapers, I came across a review of "Crime: Stories" by Ferdinand von Schirach. He is a German criminal defense lawyer writing about a few...