XV. The Premature Fin de Siécle

A. The Establishment Crack-Up

1. The Nixon Administration
a. Foreign Policy
i. Southeast Asia
(1) Henry Kissinger
Allen, Gary. Kissinger: The Secret Side of the Secretary of State. Seal Beach, Calif.: '76 Press, 1976: Ch. 8.
Kissinger. Years of Upheaval. Boston: Little, Brown and Co., 1982: Ch. 2, 8.
(2) Christian G. Appy
(a) Patriots: The Definitive Oral History, Told From All Sides. 2003. Rpt. London: Ebury Press, 2007: Pt. 5.
(b) American Reckoning: The Vietnam War and Our National Identity. New York City: Viking, 2015: Ch. 8.
(3) Others
Baritz, Loren. Backfire: A History of How American Culture Led Us Into Vietnam and Made Us Fight the Way We Did. 1985. Rpt. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins UP, 1998: Ch. 5.
Bergerud, Eric M. The Dynamics of Defeat: The Vietnam War in Hau Nghia Province. Boulder, Colo.: Westview Press, 1991: Ch. 10-11.
Bosiljevac, T.L. SEALs: UDT/SEAL Operations in Vietnam. 1990. Rpt. New York City: Ivy Books, 1991: Ch. 7-9.
Buchanan, Patrick J. Nixon’s White House Wars: The Battles That Made and Broke a President and Divided America Forever. New York City: Crown Forum, 2017: Ch. 9, 11.
Carroll, Peter N. It Seemed Like Nothing Happened: America in the 1970s, 2nd rev. ed. New Brunswick, N.J.: Rutgers UP, 2000: Ch. 1.
Colodny, Len, and Tom Shachtman. The Forty Years War: The Rise and Fall of the Neocons, From Nixon to Obama. New York City: Harper, 2009: Ch. 6.
Fulsom, Don. Nixon's Darkest Secrets: The Inside Story of America's Most Troubled President. New York City: Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin's Press, 2012: Ch. 14.
Hackworth, U.S. Army Col. David. H. (ret.), and Julie Sherman. About Face. New York City: Simon & Schuster, 1989: Ch. 20-23.
Haig, Alexander M. Jr., and Charles McCarry. Inner Circles: How America Changed the World: A Memoir. New York City: Warner Books, 1992: Ch. 16-17, 20-24.
Harmon, Mark D., and Catherine Luther. Found, Featured, Then Forgotten: U.S. Network TV News and the Vietnam Veterans Against the War. Knoxville, Tenn.: Newfound Press, 2011: Ch. 3-4, 7.
Howell, Haney. Roadrunners: Combat Journalists in Cambodia. Boulder, Colo.: Paladin Press, 1989.
Kirkpatrick, Rob. 1969: The Year Everything Changed. New York City: Skyhorse Publishing, 2009: Ch. 19.
Kovic, Ron. Born on the Fourth of July, rev. ed. New York City: Akashic Books, 2005: Ch. 4-5.
Lembcke, Jerry. The Spitting Image: Myth, Memory, and the Legacy of Vietnam. New York City: New York UP, 1998: Ch. 3-4.
McGehee, Ralph W. Deadly Deceits: My 25 Years in the CIA. New York City: Sheridan Square Publications, 1983: Ch. 12.
Moore, James. Bush’s War for Reelection: Iraq, the White House, and the People. Hoboken, N.J.: John Wiley & Sons, 2004: Ch. 8, 10.
Moynihan, U.S. Sen. Daniel Patrick, D-N.Y. Secrecy: The American Experience, rev. ed. New Haven, Conn.: Yale UP, 1999: Ch. 8.
Nixon, Richard. In the Arena: A Memoir of Victory, Defeat, and Renewal. New York City: Simon and Schuster, 1990:  Ch. 38.
Novak, Robert D. The Prince of Darkness: 50 Years Reporting in Washington. New York City: Crown Forum, 2007: Ch. 19.
Perlstein, Rick. Nixonland: The Rise of a President and the Fracturing of America, corr. ed. New York City: Scribner, 2009: Ch. 27.
Perret, Geoffrey. A Country Made by War: From the Revolution to Vietnam – the Story of America’s Rise to Power. New York City: Random House, 1989: Ch. 22.
Prados, John. Vietnam: The History of an Unwinnable War, 1945-1975. Lawrence, Kan.: UP of Kansas, 2009: Ch. 9-14.
Quigley, John. The Ruses for War: American Interventionism Since World War II, rev. ed. Amherst, N.Y.: Prometheus Books, 2007: Ch. 16.
Valentine, Douglas. The Phoenix Program: America’s Use of Terror in Vietnam, rev. ed. New York City: Open Road Integrated Media, 2014: Ch. 19-23, 26-29.
Weiner, Tim. Legacy of Ashes: The History of the CIA, rev. ed. New York City: Anchor Books, 2008: Ch. 34.
Wicker, Tom. One of Us: Richard Nixon and the American Dream. New York City: Random House, 1991: Ch. 14.
Wiest, Andrew. Vietnam's Forgotten Army: Heroism and Betrayal in the ARVN. New York City: New York UP, 2008: Ch. 8.
Woodward, Bob. The Last of the President’s Men. New York City: Simon & Schuster, 2015: Ch. 8, 18-20.
ii. West Asia
(1) Kissinger
Allen, Ch. 6.
Kissinger, Ch. 6, 17.
(2) Other
Bacevich, Andrew J. America’s War for the Greater Middle East: A Military History. New York City: Random House, 2016: Ch. 1.
Ball, George W., and Douglas B. Ball. The Passionate Attachment: America's Involvement With Israel, 1947 to the Present. New York City: W.W. Norton & Co., 1992: Ch. 4.
Epstein, Edward Jay. Agency of Fear: Opiates and Political Power in America, rev. ed. London: Verso, 1990: Ch. 8.
Haig & McCarry, Ch. 31.
Neff, Donald. Warriors Against Israel. Brattleboro, Vt.: Amana Books, 1988: Ch. 3.
Posner, Steve. Israel Undercover: Secret Warfare and Hidden Diplomacy in the Middle East. Syracuse, N.Y.: Syracuse UP, 1987: Ch. 26-27.
Scheuer, Michael. Marching Toward Hell: America and Islam After Iraq, rev ed. New York City: Free Press, 2009: Ch. 1.
Shawcross, William. The Shah's Last Ride: The Fate of an Ally. New York City: Simon and Schuster, 1988: Ch. 9.
Tyler, Patrick. A World of Trouble: The White House and the Middle East — From the Cold War to the War on Terror. New York City: Farrar Straus Giroux, 2009: Ch. 3.
Woodward, Last of the President’s Men, Ch. 17.
iii. Other
(1) Kissinger
Allen, Ch. 5-7, 9.
Kissinger, Ch. 1, 3, 5, 7, 9-10, 15-16, 19-20, 22, 24.
(2) Other
Anderson, Jack, and Daryl Gibson. Peace, War, and Politics: An Eyewitness Account. New York City: Forge/Tom Doherty Associates, 1999: Ch. 11.
P.J. Buchanan, Ch. 12.
Colodny & Shachtman, Ch. 3, 5, 7-12.
Ehrlichman, John. Witness to Power: The Nixon Years. New York City: Simon and Schuster, 1982: Ch. 16.
Epstein, Agency of Fear, Ch. 9-10, 32.
Gill, William J. The Ordeal of Otto Otepka. New Rochelle, N.Y.: Arlington House, 1969: Ch. 44.
Kirkpatrick, Ch. 9.
Nitze, Paul H., Ann M. Smith, and Steven L. Rearden. From Hiroshima to Glastnost: At the Center of Decision — a Memoir. New York City: Grove Weidenfeld, 1989: Ch. 17-18.
Nixon, Ch. 36-37.
The Nixon Tapes: 1971-1972. Ed. Douglas Brinkley and Luke A. Nichter. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2014.
Prados. Keepers of the Keys: A History of the National Security Council from Truman to Bush. New York City: William Morrow and Co., 1991: Pt. 6.
Schweizer, Peter. Reagan's War: The Epic Story of His Forty-Year Struggle and Final Triumph Over Communism. New York City: Doubleday, 2002: Ch. 5.
Trento, Joseph J. The Secret History of the CIA, rev. ed. 2005. Rpt. New York City: MJF Books/Fine Communications, 2007: Ch. 47-48.
b. Stagflation
Auerbach, Robert D. Deception and Abuse at the Fed: Henry B. Gonzalez Battles Alan Greenspan’s Bank. Austin, Texas: U of Texas P, 2008: Ch. 2, 7.
Authers, John. The Fearful Rise of Markets: Gobal Bubbles, Synchronized Meltdowns, and How to Prevent Them in the Future. Upper Saddle River, N.J.: FT Press, 2010: Ch. 5.
Bartlett, Bruce R. Impostor: How George W. Bush Bankrupted America and Betrayed the Reagan Legacy. New York City: Doubleday, 2006: Ch.  8.
Parsson, Jens O. Dying of Money: Lessons of the Great German and American Inflations. Boston: Wellspring Press, 1974: Ch. 36-37.
Rothbard, Murray. What Has Government Done to Our Money? 3rd rev. ed. Auburn, Ala. The Ludwig von Mises Institute, 1990: Pt. 4, Ch. 7-9.
Stockman, David. The Great Deformation: The Corruption of Capitalism in America. New York City: PublicAffairs, 2013: Ch. 4, 14.
c. The 1972 Election
i. Hunter S. Thompson
Thompson, Hunter S. Fear and Loathing: On the Campaign Trail '72. 1973. Rpt. New York City: Grand Central Publishing, 2006.
Wenner, Jann, and Corey Seymour. Gonzo: The Life of Hunter S. Thompson. New York City: Little, Brown and Co., 2007: Ch. 6.
McKeen, William. Outlaw Journalist: The Life and Times of Hunter S. Thompson. New York City: W.W. Norton & Co., 2008: Ch. 12.
ii. Others
G. Allen. Jimmy Carter/Jimmy Carter. Seal Beach, Calif.: '76 Press, 1976: Ch. 3.
Anderson & Gibson, Ch. 13.
Brownstein, Ronald. The Power and the Glitter: The Hollywood-Washington Connection, rev. ed. New York City: Vintage Books, 1992: Ch. 9.
P.J. Buchanan, Ch. 13-14.
P.N. Carroll, Ch. 5.
Cramer, Richard Ben. What It Takes: The Way to the White House, rev. ed. New York City: Vintage Books, 1993: Ch. 26, 56-57, 63.
Crouse, Timothy. The Boys on the Bus. 1973. Rpt. New York City: Ballentine Books, 1974: Ch. 1, 3-7, 9-12, 14-17.
M.D. Harmon & Luther, Ch. 5-6.
Lukas, J. Anthony. Nightmare: The Underside of the Nixon Years, rev. ed. 1988. Rpt. Athens, Ohio: Ohio UP, 1999: Ch. 6.
Kessler, Ronald. In the President’s Secret Service: Behind the Scenes With Agents in the Line of Fire and the Presidents They Protect, rev. ed. New York City: Crown Publishers, 2010: Ch. 22.
Kovic, Born on the Fourth of July, Ch. 6.
Kuhn, David Paul. The Neglected Voter: White Men and the Democratic Dilemma. New York City: Palgrave Macmillan, 2007: Ch. 5.
Mailer, Norman. St. George and the Godfather. 1972. Rpt. New York City: Arbor House, 1983.
Nofziger, Lyn. Nofziger. Washington, D.C.: Regnery Gateway, 1992: Ch. 5.
Novak, Ch. 21.
Perlstein, Ch. 30, 32-34.
Taraborrelli, J. Randy. After Camelot: A Personal History of the Kennedy Family – 1968 to the Present. New York City: Grand Central Publishing, 2012: Pt. 7.
White, Theodore H. Breach of Faith: The Fall of Richard Nixon. 1975. Rpt. New York City: Dell, 1976: Ch. 7.
Woodward, Last of the President’s Men, Ch. 16.
d. Watergate
i. U.S. Sen. Barry M. Goldwater Sr., R-Ariz.
Dean, John W., and Barry M. Goldwater Jr. Pure Goldwater. New York City: Palgrave Macmillan, 2008: Ch. 14.
Edwards, Lee. Goldwater: The Man Who Made a Revolution. Washington, D.C.: Regnery Pub., 1995: Ch. 18.
ii. The FBI
Hougan, Jim [Jimmy Edwards]. Secret Agenda: Watergate, Deep Throat and the CIA. New York City: Random House, 1984: Ch. 9.
Kessler. The Bureau: The Secret History of the FBI, rev. ed. New York City: St. Martin's Paperbacks, 2003: Ch. 13.
Weiner. Enemies: A History of the FBI. New York City: Random House, 2012: Ch. 35.
iii. Kissinger
Allen, Ch. 10.
Kissinger, Ch. 4, 25.
iv. Colodny et al.
Colodny, and Robert Gettlin. Silent Coup: The Removal of a President, rev. ed. New York City: St. Martin's Paperbacks, 1992: Pt. 2-3.
Colodny & Shachtman, Ch. 13-17.
v. Epstein
(1) Agency of Fear, Ch. 31, 35.
(2) Dossier: The Secret History of Armand Hammer. New York City: Random House, 1996: Ch. 21.
vi. Evan Thomas
(1) The Man to See: Edward Bennett Williams: Ultimate Insider; Legendary Trial Lawyer. 1991. Rpt. New York City: Touchstone/Simon and Schuster, 1992: Ch. 23, 25, 27.
(2) Being Nixon: A Man Divided. New York City: Random House, 2015: Ch. 22-23, 25-28.
vii. Bob Woodward & Carl Bernstein
(a) All the President's Men. New York City: Simon & Schuster, 1974.
(b) The Final Days, corr. ed. 1977. Rpt. New York City: Touchstone, 1987: Pt. 1, Ch. 1-13, 15-20; Pt. 2.
(c) The Secret Man: The Story of Watergate's Deep Throat. New York City: Simon & Schuster, 2005: Ch. 1, 5-16.
(d) Last of the President’s Men, Ch. 23-27.
viii. Others
Allen, Ch. 10.
Anderson & Gibson, Ch. 16.
Bowen, Russell S. The Immaculate Deception: The Bush Crime Family Exposed. Carson City, Nev.: America West Publishers, 1991: Ch. 4.
Breslin, Jimmy. How the Good Guys Finally Won: Notes From an Impeachment Summer. 1975. Rpt. New York City: Ballantine Books, 1976.
P.J. Buchanan, Ch. 15-20.
Buchwald, Art. "I Am Not a Crook." New York City: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1974.
Buckley, U.S. Sen. James L., CON-R-N.Y. If Men Were Angels: A View From the Senate. New York City: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1975: Ch. 3.
P.N. Carroll, Ch. 9.
Cramer, Ch. 82.
Crouse, Ch. 13.
Davis, Deborah. Katharine the Great: Katharine Graham and Her Washington Post Empire, 2nd rev. ed. New York City: Sheridan Square Press, 1991: Ch. 2.
Davis, John H. Mafia Kingfish: Carlos Marcello and the Assassination of John F. Kennedy. New York City: McGraw-Hill, 1989: Ch. 47.
DeFrank, Thomas M. Write It When I'm Gone: Remarkable Off-the-Record Conversations with Gerald R. Ford. New York City: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 2007: Ch. 1-2, 5.
Dobrovir, William A. et al. The Offenses of Richard M. Nixon: A Guide for the People of the United States of America, rev. ed. New York City: Public Issues Press/Quadrangle/The New York Times Book Co., 1974.
Edsall, Thomas Byrne, and Mary D. Edsall. Chain Reaction: The Impact of Race, Rights, and Taxes on American Politics, rev. ed. New York City: W.W. Norton & Co., 1992: Ch. 4.
Ehrlichman, Ch. 18-23.
Fulsom, Ch. 18-19.
Haig & McCarry, Ch. 25-30, 32-36.
Hayward, Stephen F. The Age of Reagan, Vol. I: The Fall of the Old Liberal Order, 1964-1980. 2001. Rpt. New York City: Three Rivers Press, 2009: Ch. 8.
Helms, Harry L. Inside the Shadow Government: National Emergencies and the Cult of Secrecy. Los Angeles: Feral House, 2003: Appendix B.
Hougan, Secret Agenda, Ch. 2-8, 10-20.
Klein, Edward. The Truth About Hillary: What She Knew, When She Knew It, and How Far She'll Go to Become President. New York City: Sentinel, 2005: Ch. 11.
Krogh, Egil "Bud," and Matthew Krogh. Integrity: Good People, Bad Choices, and Life Lessons from the White House. New York City: PublicAffairs, 2007: Ch. 8-12.
Lukas, Ch. 7-9, 11, 13-16.
Mallon, Thomas. Watergate: A Novel. New York City: Pantheon Books, 2012.
Novak, Ch. 22-23.
Oglesby, Carl. The Yankee and Cowboy War: Conspiracies From Dallas to Watergate, rev. ed. New York City: Berkeley Medallion, 1977: Ch. 7-8.
Perlstein, Ch. 31.
Sale, Kirkpatrick. Power Shift: The Rise of the Southern Rim and Its Challenge to the Eastern Establishment. 1975. Rpt. New York City: Vintage Books, 1976: Ch. 6.
Sussman, Barry. The Great Cover-Up: Nixon and the Scandal of Watergate. 1974. Rpt. Arlington, Va.: Seven Locks Press, 1992.
Ventura, Jesse [James George Janos], and Dick Russell. American Conspiracies: Lies, Lies, and More Dirty Lies That the Government Tells Us, rev. ed. New York City: Skyhorse Publishing, 2011: Ch. 7.
Waldron, Lamar, and Thom Hartmann. Legacy of Secrecy: The Long Shadow of the JFK Assassination, rev. ed. Berkeley, Calif.: Counterpoint, 2009: Ch. 62-63.
Wheen, Francis. Strange Days Indeed: The 1970s: The Golden Age of Paranoia. 2009. Rpt. New York City: BBS/PublicAffairs, 2010: Ch. 4.
The White House Transcripts: Submission of Recorded Presidential Conversations to the Committee on the Judiciary of the House of Representatives by President Richard Nixon. Ed. Gerald Gold. 1973. Rpt. Buffalo, N.Y.: William S. Hein & Co., 1984.
T.H. White, Ch. 1, 8-13, Appendix A-B.
Will: The Autobiography of G. Gordon Liddy, rev. ed. New York City: St. Martin's Press, 1997: Ch. 15-28.
e. E.G. Krogh
E.G. Krogh & M. Krogh, Ch. 1-5, 7.
Epstein, Agency of Fear, Ch. 1, 13.
f. Woodward & Bernstein
(1) The Final Days, Pt. 1, Ch. 14.
(2) The Secret Man, Ch. 2-3.
Colodny & Gettlin, Ch. 5.
Havill, Adrian. Deep Truth: The Lives of Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein. Secaucus, N.J.:  Birch Lane Press, 1993: Ch. 7-8, 10-11, 15.
Shepard, Alicia. Woodward and Bernstein: Life in the Shadow of Watergate. Hoboken, N.J.: John Wiley and Sons, 2007: Ch. 2-7, 12.
g. Other
Anderson & Gibson, Ch. 12, 14-15, 17.
Brewton, Pete. The Mafia, CIA, and George Bush. New York City: S.P.I. Books, 1992: Ch. 12.
P.J. Buchanan, Ch. 1-5, 7-8.
Burch, Philip H. Jr. Elites in American History, Vol. III: The New Deal to the Carter Administration. New York City: Holmes & Meier Publishers, 1980: Ch. 6.
P.N. Carroll, Ch. 6.
Colodny & Gettlin, Ch. 4.
Courtwright, David T. No Right Turn: Conservative Politics in a Liberal America. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard UP, 2010: Ch. 1, 4.
Cowie, Jefferson. Stayin' Alive: The 1970s and the Last Days of the Working Class. New York City: The New Press, 2010: Ch. 3.
Dean & Goldwater Jr., Ch. 12-13.
Ehrlichman, Ch. 6-7, 9, 11, 13-15, 17.
Ellroy, James [Lee Earle Ellroy]. Blood's a Rover. New York City: Alfred A. Knopf, 2009: Ch. 57.
Epstein, Agency of Fear, Ch. 5, 7, 11, 14-23, 25-30, 34.
Evans, Robert [Robert Shapera][and Charles Michener]. The Kid Stays in the Picture. Ed. Marinka Peschmann. 1994. Rpt. London: Faber & Faber, 2003: Ch. 24.
From: The President: Richard Nixon's Secret Files. Ed. Bruce Oudes. New York City: Harper & Row, 1989.
Fulsom, Ch. 8, 17.
Gray, Mike. Drug Crazy: How We Got Into This Mess and How We Can Get Out. 1998. Rpt. New York City: Routledge, 2000: Ch. 5.
Hayward, Ch. 6.
Kessler, In the President’s Secret Service, Ch. 5.
Kirkpatrick, Ch. 1.
Liddy, Ch. 14.
Lukas, Ch. 1-5, 10, 12.
Nixon, Ch. 1, 21, 31.
Nofziger, Ch. 4.
Novak, Ch. 18, 20.
Perlstein, Ch. 17, 22, 28.
Persico, Joseph E. Casey: From the OSS to the CIA. 1990. Rpt. New York City: Penguin, 1991: Ch. 12.
Rose, Mark H., Bruce E. Seely, and Paul F. Barrett. The Best Transportation System in the World: Railroads, Trucks, Airlines, and American Public Policy in the Twentieth Century. Columbus, Ohio: The Ohio State UP, 2006: Ch. 6.
Schulman, Bruce J. The Seventies: The Great Shift in American Culture, Society, and Politics. New York City: The Free Press, 2001: Ch. 1.
Shirley, Craig. Reagan's Revolution: The Untold Story of the Campaign That Started It All. Nashville, Tenn.: Nelson Current, 2005: Ch. 2.
E. Thomas, Ch. 11-21, 24.
Tuccille, Jerome. Alan Shrugged: The Life and Times of Alan Greenspan, the World’s Most Powerful Banker. Hoboken, N.J.: John Wiley & Sons, 2002: Ch. 13-14.
Tucker, Jeffrey. Bourbon for Breakfast: Living Outside the Statist Quo. Auburn, Ala.: Ludwig von Mises Institute, 2010: Ch. 71.
Wheen, Ch. 1.
T.H. White, Ch. 5-6.
Wicker, Ch. 10, 12-13, 15-16.
Woodward, Last of the President’s Men, Ch. 1-7, 9-12, 14-15, 21-22.
2. The Ford Administration
Allen, Ch. 1.
Appy, Patriots, Pt. 6.
P.N. Carroll, Ch. 10.
Cheney, Dick, and Liz Cheney. In My Time: A Personal and Political Memoir. New York City: Threshold Editions, 2011: Ch. 3.
Colodny & Shachtman, Ch. 18-19.
DeFrank, Ch. 3.
Edwards, Ch. 20.
Haig & McCarry, Ch. 37.
Hayward, Ch. 9.
Kessler, In the President’s Secret Service, Ch. 7.
Mann, James. Rise of the Vulcans: The History of Bush's War Cabinet. New York City: Viking, 2004: Ch. 4.
Rose, Seely & Barrett, Ch. 7.
Sandbrook, Dominic. Mad as Hell: The Crisis of the 1970s and the Rise of the Populist Right. New York City: Alfred A. Knopf, 2011: Ch. 5.
Shirley, Reagan's Revolution, Ch. 3.
Tuccille, Ch. 15-16.
Weber, Christopher. Good as Gold?: How We Lost Our Gold Reserves and Destroyed the Dollar, rev. ed. Charleston, S.C.: CreateSpace, 2011: Ch. 9-10, 12.
Woodward. Shadow: Five Presidents and the Legacy of Watergate. New York City: Simon & Schuster, 1999: Pt. 1.
3. The 1976 Election
a. The Reagan Campaign
i. Craig Shirley
(1) Reagan's Revolution, Ch. 4-16.
(2)
Rendezvous With Destiny: Ronald Reagan and the Campaign That Changed America. Wilmington, Del.: ISI Books, 2009: Ch. 1.
ii. Others
Buckley, William F. Jr. The Reagan I Knew. New York City: Basic Books, 2008: Ch. 7-8.
Cannon, Lou. Governor Reagan: His Rise to Power. New York City: PublicAffairs, 2003: Ch. 26-27.
Hayward, Ch. 10.
Nofziger, Ch. 6.
b. The Ford Campaign
DeFrank, Ch. 6.
Nofziger, Ch. 9.
c. Others
G. Allen, Jimmy Carter/Jimmy Carter, Ch. 1, 4-7.
P.N. Carroll, Ch. 11.
Colodny & Shachtman, Ch. 20.
Sandbrook, Ch. 11.
Shirley. Reagan Rising: The Decisive Years, 1976-1980. New York City: Broadside Books, 2017: Ch. 1-2.
4. The Carter Administration
a. Stagflation

Auerbach, Ch. 10-11.
Bartlett. Reaganomics: Supply-Side Economics in Action, rev. ed. New York City: Quill, 1982: Ch. 15, Appendix F.
Clarey, Aaron. Behind the Housing Crash: Confessions From an Insider. Minneapolis: Aaron Clarey, 2008: Ch. 3.
Greider, William. Secrets of the Temple: How the Federal Reserve Runs the Country. New York City, Simon & Schuster, 1987: Ch. 1, 3-6.
Nocera, Joseph. A Piece of the Action; How the Middle Class Joined the Money Class. New York City: Simon & Schuster, 1994: Ch. 9.
Schuettinger, Robert L., and Eamonn F. Butler. Forty Centuries of Wage and Price Controls: How Not to Fight Inflation. 1979. Rpt. Auburn, Ala.: Ludwig von Mises Institute, 2009: Appendix C-D.
b. Iran
Bacevich, America's War for the Greater Middle East, Ch. 2.
G.W. Ball & D.W. Ball, Ch. 5.
Burch, Vol. III, Ch. 7.
P.N. Carroll, Ch. 12.
Colodny & Shachtman, Ch. 21.
Cowie, Ch. 6.
Bird, Kai. The Chairman: John J. McCloy: The Making of the American Establishment. New York City: Simon & Schuster, 1992: Ch. 28.
Martin, David C., and John Walcott. Best Laid Plans: The Inside Story of America's War Against Terrorism. New York City: Harper & Row Publishers, 1988: Ch. 1.
The National Security Archive. The Chronology: The Documented Day-by-Day Account of the Secret Military Assistance to Iran and the Contras. New York City: Warner Books, 1987.
Shawcross, Ch. 15-24.
c. Other
Anderson & Gibson, Ch. 19-20, 22.
DeFrank, Ch. 8.
Donaldson, Sam. Hold on, Mr. President!, rev. ed. New York City: Fawcett Crest, 1988: Ch. 5.
Haig & McCarry, Ch. 39.
Hayward, Ch. 11-12.
Kessler, In the President’s Secret Service, Ch. 10.
Labévière, Richard. Dollars for Terror: The United States and Islam, rev. ed. Trans. Martin DeMers. New York City: Algora Publishing, 2000: Ch. 9.
McClintock, Michael. Instruments of Statecraft: U.S. Guerrilla Warfare, Counterinsurgency, and Counter-Terrorism, 1940-1990. New York City: Pantheon Books, 1992: Ch. 13.
Novak, Ch. 25-26.
Prados, Keeper of the Keys, Pt. 7.
Rose, Seely & Barrett, Ch. 8.
Ruppert, Michael C. Crossing the Rubicon: The Decline of the American Empire at the End of the Age of Oil. Gabriola Island, B.C.: New Society Publishers, 2004: Ch. 6.
Sandbrook, Ch. 12.
B.J. Schulman, Ch. 5.
Sutton, Antony C. Trilaterals Over America, rev. ed. San Pedro, Calif.: GSG & Associates Publishers, 1995: Ch. 8.
Tyler, Ch. 5.
Weber, Ch. 11.
Woodward, Shadow, Pt. 2.
5. The Congress
a. Overall
P.J. Buchanan, Ch. 10.
Ehrlichman,  Ch. 12.
Greene, Robert W. The Sting Man: Inside Abscam, rev. ed. New York City: Penguin Books, 2013: Ch. 1, 9-10, 12-13.
Perlstein, Ch. 25.
Smith, Hedrick. The Power Game: How Washington Works. 1988. Rpt. New York City: Ballentine Books, 1996: Ch. 7.
b. The Senate
J.L. Buckley, Ch. 2, 6.
Connaughton, Jeff. The Payoff: Why Wall Street Always Wins. Westport, Conn.: Prospecta Press, 2012: Ch. 3.
R.B. Cramer, Ch. 65, 83.
Damore, Leo. Senatorial Privilege: The Chappaquiddick Cover-Up. Washington, D.C.: Regnery Gateway, 1988: Ch. 55-57.
Garfield, Brian. Deep Cover. 1971. Rpt. New York City: Mysterious Press/Open Road Integrated Media, 2011: Ch. 1-3, 6.
c. The House
D. Cheney & L. Cheney, Ch. 4.
Crile, George. Charlie Wilson's War: The Extraordinary Story of the Covert Operation That Changed the History of Our Times. 2003. Rpt. London: Atlantic Books, 2007: Ch. 1, 5.
6. The Courts
a. Woodward
Woodward, Last of the President’s Men, Ch. 13.
Woodward, and Scott Armstrong. The Brethren: Inside the Supreme Court. New York City: Simon & Schuster, 1979.
Havill, Ch. 12.
b. Others
P.J. Buchanan, Ch. 6.
Carey, George W. In Defense of the Constitution, rev. ed. Indianapolis: Liberty Fund, 1995: Ch. 7.
Ehrlichman, Ch. 8.
Fitzgerald, A. Ernest. The Pentagonists: An Insider’s View of Waste, Mismanagement, and Fraud in Defense Spending. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Co., 1989: Ch. 8.
Donner, Frank J. The Age of Surveillance: The Aims and Methods of America's Political Intelligence System, rev. ed. New York City: Vintage Books, 1981: Ch. 10.
Keynes, Edward, and Randall K. Miller. The Court vs. Congress: Prayer, Business and Abortion. Durham, N.C.: Duke UP, 1989: Ch. 9.
Wolters, Raymond. Race and Education, 1954-2007. Columbia, Mo.: U of Missouri P, 2008: Ch. 9.
7. The Executive Police Agencies
a. The CIA
i. Epstein
(1) Deception: The Invisible War Between the KGB and the CIA. New York City: Simon and Schuster, 1989: Ch. 6.
(2) The Annals of Unsolved Crime. New York City: Melville House, 2013: Ch. 14.
ii. Antonio J. Mendez et al.
Mendez, Antonio J., and Malcolm McConnell. The Master of Disguise: My Secret Life in the CIA. 1999. Rpt. New York City: HarperPerennial, 2000: Ch. 5-8.
A.J. Mendez, Jonna Mendez, and Bruce Henderson. Spy Dust: Two Masters of Disguise Reveal the Tools and Operations That Helped Win the Cold War. New York City: Atria Books, 2002: Ch. 1.
iii. Prados
(1) William Colby and the CIA: The Secret Wars of a Controversial Spymaster. 2003. Rpt. Lawrence, Kan.: UP of Kansas, 2009: Ch. 13-16.
(2) Safe for Democracy: The Secret Wars of the CIA, 3rd rev. ed. Chicago: Ivan R. Dee, 2006: Ch. 18.
(3) The Family Jewels: The CIA, Secrecy, and Presidential Power, rev. ed. Austin, Texas: U of Texas P, 2014: Ch. 1-2, 8-9.
iv. Others
Baer, Robert. See No Evil: The True Story of a Ground Soldier in the CIA's War on Terrorism, rev. ed. New York City: Three Rivers Press, 2002: Ch. 3-5.
Barron, John. MiG Pilot: The Final Escape of Lt. Belenko. 1980. Rpt. New York City: Avon Books, 1981: Ch. 4-6.
Bowen, Ch. 7.
The CIA File. Ed. Robert L. Borosage and John Marks. New York City: Grossman Publishers, 1976: Ch. 10-11.
Clarridge, Duane R., and Digby Diehl. A Spy for All Seasons: My Life in the CIA. New York City: Scribner, 1997: Ch. 9.
Garfield. Hopscotch. 1975. Rpt. New York City: Mysterious Press, 2013.
Garwood, Darrell. Under Cover: Thirty-Five Years of CIA Deception, rev. ed. New York City: Grove Press, 1985: Ch. 16.
Grady, James. Six Days of the Condor, corr. ed. 1975. Rpt. New York City: Warner Books, 1991.
Haas, Roland W. Enter the Past Tense: My Secret Life as a CIA Assassin. Washington, D.C.: Potomac Books, 2007: Ch. 1, 5-9, 14-17.
Jeffries, Donald. Hidden History: An Exposé of Modern Crimes, Conspiracies, and Cover-Ups in American Politics. New York City: Skyhorse Publishing, 2014: Ch. 5.
Kwitny, Jonathan. The Crimes of Patriots: A True Tale of Dope, Dirty Money, and the CIA, corr. ed. New York City: Touchstone, 1988: Ch. 1-2, 7-8, 20, 22-24, 26.
Mackenzie, Angus. Secrets: The CIA’s War at Home. Berkeley, Calif.: U of California P, 1997: Ch. 3-6.
Mangold, Tom. Cold Warrior: James Jesus Angleton: The CIA's Master Spy Hunter. New York City: Simon & Schuster, 1991: Ch. 20-23.
Marshall, Jonathan, and Peter Dale Scott, Cocaine Politics: Drugs, Armies, and the CIA in Central America, 2nd rev. ed. Berkeley, Calif: U of California P, 1998: Ch. 2.
McGehee, Ch. 13.
Meyer, Cord. Facing Reality: From World Federalism to the CIA. 1980. Rpt. Washington, D.C.: UP of America, 1982: Ch. 9-10.
Rizzo, John. Company Man: Thirty Years of Controversy and Crisis in the CIA. New York City: Scribner, 2014: Ch. 1-2.
Rodriguez, Felix I., and John Weisman. Shadow Warrior. 1989. Rpt. New York City: Pocket Books, 1990: Ch. 13-15.
Smith, Joseph Burkholder. Portrait of a Cold Warrior. 1976. Rpt. New York City: Ballentine Books, 1981: Ch. 22-23.
E. Thomas, The Man to See, Ch. 28-29.
Trento, Ch. 49-54, 57.
Veciana, Antonio, and Carlos Harrison. Trained to Kill: The Inside Story of CIA Plots Against Castro, Kennedy, and Che. New York City: Skyhorse Publishing, 2017: Ch. 9-10.
Waldron & Hartmann, Ch. 64.
Weiner, Legacy of Ashes, Ch. 29-33, 35-36.
b. The FBI
i. Joseph D. Pistone
Pistone, Joseph D., and Charles Brandt. Donnie Brasco: Unfinished Business: Shocking Declassified Details From the FBI’s Greatest Undercover Operation and a Bloody Timeline of the Fall of the Mafia. Philadelphia: Running Press, 2007: Ch. 11.
Pistone, Joseph D., and Richard Woodley. Donnie Brasco: My Undercover Life in the Mafia, rev. ed. New York City: Signet, 1989: Ch. 2.
ii. Others
Ehrlichman, Ch. 10.
Ellroy, Blood's a Rover, Ch. 87, 90, 99, 101-102, 111, 114, 121, 123, 130.
Gentry, Curt. J. Edgar Hoover: The Man and the Secrets. W.W. Norton & Co., 1991: Ch. 1-3, 32-36.
R.W. Greene, Ch. 5-6.
Kessler, The Bureau, Ch. 11-12, 14-15, 19.
Medsger, Betty. The Burglary: The Discovery of J. Edgar Hoover’s Secret FBI. New York City: Alfred A. Knopf, 2014: Ch. 1, 3-18, 20, 26.
Scott, Joseph L. No Left Turns. New York City: Praeger Publishers, 1975: Ch. 1.
Weiner, Enemies, Ch. 33-34, 36-38.
Woodward & Bernstein, The Secret Man, Ch. 4.
c. The West Europeans
De Marenches, Count Alexandre, and David A. Andelman. The Fourth World War: Diplomacy and Espionage in the Age of Terrorism, rev. ed. New York City: William Morrow and Co., 1992: Ch. 4-5, 7, 9, 12.
Wright, Peter, and Paul Greengrass. Spycatcher: The Candid Autobiography of a Senior Intellgence Officer, rev. ed. New York City: Dell, 1988: Ch. 22-23.
d. Epstein
i. Agency of Fear, Ch. 12.
ii. How America Lost Its Secrets: Edward Snowden, the Man and the Theft. New York City: Alfred A. Knopf, 2017: Ch. 20.
e. Other
Blaine, Gerald, and Lisa McCubbin. The Kennedy Detail: JFK's Secret Service Agents Break Their Silence. New York City: Gallery Books, 2010: Ch. 24.
Garfield, Deep Cover, Ch. 9, 14, 18, 20.
Hager, Nicky. Secret Power, rev. ed. Nelson, New Zealand: Craig Potton Publishing, 2007: 2-3, 5-6, 8-9.
Helms, Ch. 3, Appendix C.
Hersh, Seymour M. The Samson Option: Israel 's Nuclear Arsenal and American Foreign Policy, rev. ed. New York City: Vintage Books, 1993: Ch. 1.
Plate, Thomas, and Andrea Darvi. Secret Police: The Inside Story of a Network of Terror. Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday & Co., 1981.
Wheen, Ch. 8.
8. The Military
a. The Army
Birtle, Andrew J. U.S. Army Counterinsurgency and Contingency Operations Doctrine 1942-1976. Washington, D.C.: United States. Army. Center of Military History, 2006: Ch. 10.
Cortright, David. Soldiers in Revolt: GI Resistance During the Vietnam War. 1975. Rpt. Chicago: Haymarket Books, 2005: Ch. 7-12.
Cousins, Norman. The Pathology of Power. New York City: W.W. Norton & Co., 1987: Ch. 9.
DeYoung, Karen. Soldier: The Life of Colin Powell. 2006. Rpt. New York City: Vintage Books, 2007: Ch. 7.
Franks, Gen. Tommy (ret.), and McConnell. American Soldier. New York City: ReganBooks/HarperCollins Publishers, 2004: Ch. 4.
“Fury, Dalton”. Kill Bin Laden: A Delta Force Commander's Account of the Hunt for the World's Most Wanted Man. New York City: St. Martin's Press, 2008: Ch. 2.
Kaplan, Fred M. The Insurgents: David Petraeus and the Plot to Change the American Way of War. New York City: Simon & Schuster, 2013: Ch. 2, 8.
Ronson, Jon. The Men Who Stare at Goats. London: Picador, 2004: Ch. 2-3, 5, 10.
Sanchez, Lt. Gen. Ricardo (ret.), and Donald T. Phillips. Wiser in Battle: A Soldier's Story. New York City: Harper, 2008: Ch. 2.
b. The Navy
Blizter, Wolf. Territory of Lies: The Exclusive Story of Jonathan Jay Pollard: The American Who Spied on His Country for Israel and How He Was Betrayed. New York City: Harper & Row Publishers, 1989: Ch. 3.
Bosiljevac, Ch. 10-11.
Cheevers, Jack. Act of War: Lyndon Johnson, North Korea, and the Capture of the Spy Ship Pueblo. New York City: NAL Caliber, 2013: Ch. 19.
c. Other
Bacevich. The New American Militarism: How Americans are Seduced by War, rev. ed. New York City: Oxford UP, 2013: Ch. 2.
Bergen, Peter L. Manhunt: The Ten-Year Search for Bin Laden From 9/11 to Abbottabad. New York City: Crown Publishers, 2012: Ch. 10.
W.F. Buckley. The Rake. New York City: HarperCollins Publishers, 2007: Ch. 24-25.
Colodny & Gettlin, Ch. 1-3.
Haig & McCarry, Ch. 38.
Fiennes, Ranulph. Killer Elite, rev. ed. New York City: Ballantine Books, 2011: Ch. 13.
Fitzgerald, Ch. 1, 3-6, 9, Appendix A-B.
Kovic. Hurricane Street. New York City: Akashic Books, 2016.
Kwitny, Crimes of Patriots, Ch. 19.
Marrs, Jim. Alien Agenda: Investigating the Extraterrestrial Presence Among Us. New York City: HarperCollins Publishers, 1997: Ch. 11.
H. Smith, Ch. 8.
Sutton. The Best Enemy Money Can Buy. Billings, Mont.: Liberty House Press, 1986: Appendix A.
Thompson, Leroy. The Rescuers: The World's Top Anti-Terrorist Units. Boulder, Colo.: Paladin Press, 1986: Ch. 2.
Van Creveld, Martin. Men, Women and War. London: Cassell & Co., 2001: Ch. 21.
Ventura & Russell, Ch. 15.
9. The Federal Reserve System
Griffin, G. Edward. The Creature From Jekyll Island: A Second Look at the Federal Reserve, 3rd rev. ed. Westlake Village, Calif.: American Media, 2002: Ch. 3.
Groseclose, Elgin. America's Money Machine: The Story of the Federal Reserve, rev. ed. 1980. Rpt. Auburn, Ala.: Ludwig von Mises Institute, 2009: Ch. 35.
10. The Space Race
Borman, Frank, and Robert J. Serling. Countdown: An Autobiography. New York City: Silver Arrow Books/William Morrow, 1988: Ch. 14.
Caidin, Martin. Cyborg IV. 1975. Rpt. New York City: Warner Books, 1976.
Cooper, Henry S.F. Jr. A House in Space. 1976. Rpt. New York City: Bantam Books, 1978.
Ferguson, Robert G. NASA’s First A: Aeronautics From 1958 to 2008. Washington, D.C.: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Office of Communications. Public Outreach Division. History Program Office, 2013: Ch. 4.
Hoagland, Richard C., and Michael Bara. Dark Mission: The Secret History of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, rev. ed. Los Angeles: Feral House, 2009: Ch. 12.
Johnson, Nicholas L. The Soviet Reach for the Moon: The L-1 and L-3 Manned Lunar Programs and the Story of the N-1 "Moon Rocket", rev. ed. Washington, D.C.: Cosmos Books, 1995: Ch. 9-10.
Wolverton, Mark. The Depths of Space: The Story of the Pioneer Planetary Probes. Washington, D.C.: Joseph Henry Press, 2004: Ch. 5-12.
11. The Bush Dynasty
a. Poppy
Baker, Russ. Family of Secrets: The Bush Dynasty, America's Invisible Government, and the Hidden History of the Last Fifty Years, corr. ed. New York City: Bloomsbury Press, 2009: Ch. 12, 14.
R.B. Cramer, Ch. 55, 58, 91.
Sutton. Two Faces of George Bush. Dresden, N.Y.: Wiswell Ruffin House, 1988: Ch. 6-7.
b. Dubya
R. Baker, Ch. 15, 20, 22.
Corn, David. The Lies of George W. Bush: Mastering the Politics of Deception, rev. ed. New York City: Three Rivers Press, 2004: Ch. 1.
Minutaglio, Bill. First Son: George W. Bush and the Bush Family Dynasty, rev. ed. New York City:  Three Rivers Press, 2001: Ch. 8-11.
Moore, Ch. 9, 11.
Perret, Ch. 25.
c. Other
R. Baker, Ch. 18.
Kelley, Kitty. The Family: The Real Story of the Bush Dynasty, rev. ed. New York City: Anchor Books, 2005: Ch. 17-19.
12. The Corporations
Bowen, Ch. 9.
Byron, Christopher. Testosterone Inc.: Tales of CEOs Gone Wild. Hoboken, N.J.: John Wiley & Sons, 2004: Ch. 7.
Chernow, Ron. The House of Morgan: An American Banking Dynasty and the Rise of Modern Finance, 2nd rev. ed. New York City: Grove Press, 2010: Ch. 31-32.
Epstein, Dossier, Ch. 19-20, 23-25.
Hougan, Spooks Ch. 13.
Perkins, John. The New Confessions of an Economic Hit Man, 2nd rev. ed. Oakland, Calif.: Berrett-Koehler Publishers, 2016: Ch. 9, 23, 25.
Sutton, Best Enemy Money Can Buy, Appendices C-E.
13. The Medical Establishment
Patterson, James T. The Dread Disease: Cancer and Modern American Culture. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard UP, 1987: Ch. 10.
Torrey, E. Fuller. The Death of Psychiatry. 1974. Rpt. New York City: Penguin Books, 1975: Ch. 1, 3-14.
14. The Neoconservatives
Colodny & Shachtman, Ch. 4.
Dorrien, Gary. Imperial Designs: Neoconservatism and the New Pax America. New York City: Routledge, 2004: Ch. 3.
Weaver, Paul H. The Suicidal Corporation: How Big Business Fails America. New York City: Simon & Schuster, 1988: Ch. 7.
15. The Explicit Socialists
a. Espionage
i. Philip Agee

(1) Inside the Company: CIA Diary, 2nd rev. ed. New York City: Bantam Books, 1981: Pt. 5.
(2) On the Run. 1987. Rpt. London: Bloomsbury, 1988: Ch. 2-13.
ii. Christopher M. Andrew et al.
Andrew, Christopher M., and Oleg Gordievsky. KGB: The Inside Story of Its Foreign Operations From Lenin to Gorbachev. New York City: HarperCollins Publishers, 1990: Ch. 13.
Andrew, and Vasili Mitrokhin, The Sword and the Shield: The Mitrokhin Archive and the Secret History of the KGB. New York City: Basic Books, 1999: Ch. 20, 25, 29.
iii. Others
Earley, Pete. Comrade J: The Untold Secrets of Russia's Master Spy in America After the End of the Cold War. New York City: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 2007: Ch. 3-4.
Epstein, How America Lost Its Secrets, Ch. 25.
Garfield, Deep Cover, Ch. 4-5, 7, 10-13, 15-17, 19, 21-22.
Kessler, The Bureau, Ch. 16, 33.
Meyer, Ch. 14.
Ruppert, Ch. 10.
"Suvorov, Viktor" [Vladimir Bogdanovich Rezun]. Inside Soviet Military Intelligence. New York City: Macmillan, 1984: Appendix C.
b. The Soviet Union
Ascherson, Neal. Black Sea. London: Jonathan Cape, 1995: Ch. 11.
Barron, Ch. 1, 7.
Chaubin, Frédéric. CCCP: Cosmic Communist Constructions Photographed. Trans. Charles Penwarden. Cologne, Germany: Taschen, 2011: Ch. 2, 4-5.
The Education of Lev Navrozov: A Life in the Closed World Once Called Russia. New York City: Harper's Magazine Press, 1975: Ch. 1-2.
Gregory, Paul R. Lenin's Brain and Other Tales From the Secret Soviet Archives. Stanford, Calif.: Hoover Institute Press, 2008: Ch. 12.
Hoffman, David E. The Dead Hand: The Untold Story of the Cold War Arms Race and Its Dangerous Legacy. New York City: Doubleday, 2009: Ch. 5.
Meyer, Ch. 11, 13.
Polovchak, Walter, and Kevin Klose. Freedom's Child: A Courageous Teenager's Story of Fleeing His Parents — and the Soviet Union — to Live in America. New York City: Random House, 1988: Ch. 3, 9.
Robinson, Logan. An American in Leningrad. New York City: W.W. Norton and Co., 1982.
Shelton, Judy. The Coming Soviet Crash: Gorbachev's Desperate Purusit of Credit in Western Financial Markets. New York City: The Free Press, 1989: Ch. 1, 6.
Sutton, Best Enemy Money Can Buy, Ch. 8.
Vaksberg, Arkady. The Soviet Mafia. Trans. John Roberts and Elizabeth Roberts. London: Weindenfeld and Nicolson, 1991: Ch. 1, 3, 5, 9.
c. The Jonestown Massacre
United States. Cong. House. Committee on Foreign Affairs. The Death of Representative Leo J. Ryan, People's Temple, and Jonestown: Understanding a Tragedy. Washington, D.C.: GPO, 1979.
Talbot, Ch. 28-29.
Ventura & Russell, Ch. 8.
d. Latin America
Fontova, Humberto. Fidel: Hollywood's Favorite Tyrant. Washington, D.C.: Regnery Publishing, 2005: Ch. 5.
Garvin, Glenn. Everybody Had His Own Gringo: The CIA and the Contras. Washington, D.C.: Brassey's (U.S.), 1992: Ch. 2.
Huddy, John. Storming Las Vegas: How a Cuban-Born, Soviet-Trained Took Down the Strip to the Tune of Five World-Class Hotels, Three Armored Cars, and Millions of Dollars. New York City: Ballantine Books, 2008: Ch. 5.
Whelan, James R. Out of the Ashes: Life, Death and Transfiguration of Democracy in Chile, 1833-1988. Washington, D.C.: Regnery Gateway, 1989: Ch. 6-7.
e. The Feminists
Grant, George. The Dispossessed: Homelessness in America. Fort Worth, Texas: Dominion Press, 1986: Ch. 5.
Kuhn, Ch. 9.
Mailer. The Prisoner of Sex. Boston: Little, Brown and Co., 1971.
f. China
Caryl, Ch. 10.
Feigon, Lee. China Rising: The Meaning of Tiananmen. Chicago: Ivan R. Dee, 1990: Ch. 3.
g. Other
Allen, Ch. 11.
Black, Bob. Beneath the Underground. Portland, Ore.: Feral House, 1994: Ch. 4.
Burrough, Bryan. Days of Rage: America’s Radical Underground, the FBI, and the Forgotten Age of Revolutionary Violence. New York City: Penguin Press, 2015: Ch. 3-7, 10, 15-16, 19-20.
Corsi, Jerome R. The Obama Nation: Leftist Politics and the Cult of Personality. New York City: Threshold Editions, 2008: Ch. 3.
Stéphane Courtois et al. The Black Book of Communism: Crimes, Terror, Repression, rev. ed. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard UP, 1999: Ch. 24, 26.
Diggins, John Patrick. The Rise and Fall of the American Left. New York City: W.W. Norton, 1992: Ch. 7-8.
Dzhirkvelov, Ilya. Secret Servant: My Life With the KGB and and the Soviet Elite, rev. ed. Trans. Richard Lourie. New York City: Touchstone, 1989: Ch. 14.
Ellroy, Blood's a Rover, Ch. 107, 116-118, 125, 127, 129, 131.
Epstein, Annals of Unsolved Crime, Ch. 12, 29.
Francis, Samuel. "Neoconservatism and the Managerial Revolution." Beautiful Losers: Essays on the Failure of American Conservatism. Columbia, Mo.: U of Missouri P, 1993: 95-117.
Grant, Ch. 3.
Gross, David. "Where is Telos Going?" Telos Fall 1994: 110-116.
Huntford, Roland. The New Totalitarians, 2nd rev. ed. New York City: Stein and Day Publishers, 1980: Ch. 1, 4-16.
Klein, Aaron, and Brenda J. Elliott. The Manchurian President. Washington, D.C.: WND Books, 2010: Ch. 9.
Kristeva, Julia. The Samurai. 1990. Trans. Barbara Bray. New York City: Columbia UP, 1992: Ch. 12
Piccone, Paul. "The Tribulations of Left Social Criticism: A Reply to Palti." Telos Spring 1996: 139-168.
Schlafly, Phyllis, and George Neumayr. No Higher Power: Obama’s War on Religious Freedom. Washington, D.C.: Regnery Publishing, 2012: Ch. 10.
Schuettinger & Butler, Ch. 15.
Schweizer, Ch. 7, 10.
Sterling, Claire. The Terror Network: The Secret War of International Terrorism. 1981. Rpt. New York City: Berkley Books, 1986: Ch. 4, 6.
Timmerman, Kenneth R. Shakedown: Exposing the Real Jesse Jackson. Washington, D.C.: Regenery Publishing, 2002: Ch. 3-4.
Wheen, Ch. 3, 7.
Wiest, Ch. 9-10.
Wyden, Peter. Wall: The Inside Story of Divided Berlin. New York City: Simon and Schuster, 1989: Ch. 31-38, 40, 42-47.
16. The Angolan Civil War
Meyer, Ch. 12.
Quigley, Ch. 17.
Stockwell, John. In Search of Enemies: A CIA Story. New York City: W.W. Norton & Co., 1978.
Sutton, Best Enemy Money Can Buy, Ch. 11.
17. Zaire
Kwitny. Endless Enemies: The Making of an Unfriendly World, corr. ed. New York City: Penguin Books, 1986: Ch. 2, 6.
Quigley, Ch. 18.
Wrong, Michela. In the Footsteps of Mr. Kurtz: Living on the Brink of Disaster in Mobutu's Congo. 2000. Rpt. New York City: HarperCollins Publishers, 2001: Ch. 9.
18. The Schools
Iserbyt, Charlotte Thomson. The Deliberate Dumbing Down of America: A Chronological Paper Trail. Ravenna, Ohio: Conscience Press, 1999: Ch. 6-7.
Wolters, Ch. 7-8.
19. The Media Collaborators
Corry, John. My Times: Adventures in the News Trade. New York City: Grosset/Putnam, 1993: Ch. 5-6, 10.
Cronkite, Walter, and Don Carleton. Conversations With Cronkite. Austin, Texas: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, University of Texas at Austin, 2010: Ch. 18, 23-24.
D. Davis, Ch. 13.
Hogshire, Jim. Grossed-Out Surgeon Vomits Inside Patient!: An Insider's Look at Supermarket Tabloids. Venice, Calif.: Feral House, 1997: Ch. 4.
20. Nuclear Power
Pringle, Peter, and James Spigelman. The Nuclear Barons. 1981. Rpt. New York City: Avon Books, 1983: Ch. 20, 22-28.
Wasserman, Harvey et al. Killing Our Own: The Disaster of America’s Experience With Atomic Radiation. New York City: Delta, 1982: Ch. 12-15.
21. Law Firms
Eisler, Kim Isaac. Shark Tank: Greed, Politics, and the Collapse of Finley Kumble, One of America's Largest Law Firms. 1990. Rpt. New York City: Plume, 1991: Ch. 18.
Lisagor, Nancy, and Frank Lipsius. A Law Unto Itself: The Untold Story of the Law Firm Sullivan & Cromwell. New York City: William Morrow and Co., 1988: Ch. 15-16.
E. Thomas, The Man to See, Ch. 26, 31-32, 36-37, 39.
22. Bacevich
a. New American Militarism, Ch. 4.
b. Washington Rules: America's Path to Permanent War. New York City: Metropolitan Books/Henry Holt and Co., 2010: Ch. 4.
23. Alan A. Block
a. Space, Time, and Organized Crime, rev. ed. New Brunswick, N.J.: Transaction Publishers, 1994: Ch. 12.
b. Masters of Paradise: Organized Crime and the Internal Revenue Service in the Bahamas, rev. ed. New Brunswick, N.J.: Transaction Publishers, 1998: Ch. 8.
24. The Buckleys
J.L. Buckley, Ch. 7-8, 11.
W.F. Buckley, The Rake, Ch. 27.
25. Thomas J. DiLorenzo
a. How Capitalism Saved America: The Untold Story of Our Country's History, From the Pilgrims to the Present. New York City: Crown Forum, 2004: Ch. 11.
b. Organized Crime: The Unvarnished Truth About Government. Auburn, Ala.: Ludwig von Mises Institute, 2012: Ch. 10, 36.
26. Shirley
a. Rendezvous With Destiny, Ch. 27.
b. Reagan Rising, Ch. 3, 5.
27. Sutton
a. Two Faces of George Bush, Ch. 8.
b. Trilaterals Over America, rev. ed. San Pedro, Calif.: GSG & Associates Publishers, 1995: Ch. 1-3, 5-6, 11-12, Appendix A.
28. Others
G. Allen. The Rockefeller File. 1976. Rpt. Cutchogue, N.Y.: Buccaneer Books, 1994: Ch.6, 10-11.
Bagus, Philipp. The Tragedy of the Euro. Auburn, Ala.: The Ludwig von Mises Institute, 2010: Ch. 2-3.
Baker, Stewart A. Skating on Stilts: Why We Aren’t Stopping Tomorrow’s Terrorism. Stanford, Calif.: Hoover Institution Press, 2010: Ch. 3, 5.
Barnes, Ben, and Lisa Dickey. Barn Burning Barn Building: Tales of a Political Life, From LBJ Through George W. Bush and Beyond. Albany, Texas: Bright Sky Press, 2006: Ch.10.
Bennett, James T. Not Invited to the Party: How the Demopublicans Have Rigged the System and Left Independents Out in the Cold. New York City: Springer, 2009: Ch. 4-5.
Bird, Ch. 27.
Brewton, Ch. 11, 13.
Brookes, Warren T. The Economy in Mind. New York City: Universe Books, 1982: Ch. 8.
Bryce, Robert. Gusher of Lies: The Dangerous Delusions of “Energy Independence." New York City: PublicAffairs, 2008: Ch. 6.
P.N. Carroll, Ch. 2.
Caryl, Christian. Strange Rebels: 1979 and the Birth of the 21st Century. New York City: Basic Books, 2013: Ch. 1.
Chamorro Coronel, Edgar. Packaging the Contras: A Case of CIA Disinformation. New York City: Institute for Media Analysis, 1987.
Chuck Berry: The Autobiography, rev. ed. London: Faber and Faber, 2001: Ch. 18.
Clarke, Richard A. Against All Enemies: Inside America's War on Terror, rev. ed. New York City: Free Press, 2004: Ch. 2.
Courtwright, David T. No Right Turn: Conservative Politics in a Liberal America. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard UP, 2010: Ch. 8.
R.B. Cramer, 61, 69, 71, 73, 75, 84-85, 89, 96.
De Toledano, Ralph. The Municipal Doomsday Machine. Ottawa, Ill.: Green Hill Publishers, 1976: Ch. 2-11.
DeFrank, Ch. 4.
Duncan, Richard. The Dollar Crisis: Causes, Consequences, Cures, rev. ed. Singapore: John Wiley & Sons (Asia), 2005: Ch. 1.
Fearon, Peter. Hamptons Babylon: Life Among the Super-Rich on America's Riviera. Secaucus, N.J.: Birch Lane Press, 1998: Ch. 7.
Fitzgerald, Ch. 7.
Fletcher, Martin. Breaking News: A Stunning and Memorable Account of Reporting From Some of the Most Dangerous Places in the World. New York City: Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin's Press, 2008. Ch. 3.
Glazer, Myron Peretz, and Penina Migdal Glazer. The Whistleblowers: Exposing Corruption in Government and Industry. New York City: Basic Books, 1989: Ch. 3, 6, 8.
Gottfried, Paul. The Conservative Movement, rev. ed. New York City: Twayne Publishers, 1993: Ch. 4-5.
Healy, Gene. The Cult of the Presidency: America's Dangerous Devotion to Executive Power. Washington, D.C.: Cato Institute, 2008: Ch. 4.
Heller, Joseph. Good as Gold. New York City: Simon & Schuster, 1979.
Hougan. Spooks: The Haunting of America – the Private Use of Secret Agents. 1978. Rpt. New York City: Bantam Books, 1979: Ch. 2, 5.
Jackley, John L. Hill Rat: Blowing the Lid Off Congress. Washington, D.C.: Regnery Gateway, 1992: Ch. 3.
Jeffries, Ch. 3, 12.
Jenkins, Philip. Decade of Nightmares: The End of the Sixties and the Making of Eighties America. Oxford, U.K.: Oxford UP, 2006: Ch. 2.
Johnson, Chalmers. Dismantling the Empire: America's Last Best Hope. New York City: Metropolitan Books/Henry Holt and Co., 2010: Ch. 6.
Kabaservice, Geoffrey. The Guardians: Kingman Brewster, His Circle, and the Rise of the Liberal Establishment. New York City: Henry Holt and Co., 2004: Ch. 11.
Karmel, Roberta. Regulation by Prosecution: The Securities and Exchange Commission vs. Corporate America. New York City: Simon and Schuster, 1982: Ch. 4-9.
Langewiesche, William. The Outlaw Sea: A World of Freedom, Chaos, and Crime. New York City: North Point, 2004: Ch. 3.
Ledeen, Michael. Freedom Betrayed: How America Led a Global Democratic Revolution, Won the Cold War, and Walked Away. Washington, D.C.: The AEI Press, 1996: Ch. 2.
Main, Carla T. Bulldozed: “Kelo,” Eminent Domain, and the American Lust for Land. New York City: Encounter Books, 2007: Ch. 7.
Marciano, John Bemelmans. Whatever Happened to the Metric System?: How America Kept Its Feet. New York City: Bloomsbury, 2014: Ch. 1, 15.
Martin, Malachi. The Jesuits: The Society of Jesus and the Betrayal of the Roman Catholic Church. New York City: Linden Press/Simon & Schuster, 1987: Ch. 1, 21-22.
Moldea, Dan E. Dark Victory: Ronald Reagan, MCA, and the Mob, rev. ed. New York City: Penguin Books, 1987: Ch. 31, 34.
Mutch, Robert E. Campaigns, Congress, and Courts: The Making of Federal Campaign Finance Law. New York City: Praeger, 1988: Ch. 3-5.
J. Neff, Ch. 12, 15-16, 20-21.
Newman, Peter C. The Canadian Establishment, Vol. I: The Old Order. Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, 1975: Appendix L.
Perkins, Ch. 14, 22.
Perloff, James. The Shadows of Power: The Council on Foreign Relations and the American Decline, rev. ed. Appleton, Wis.: Western Islands, 1989: Ch. 10.
Perlstein, Ch. 23-24, 29.
Perret, Ch. 23.
Pizzo, Stephen, Mary Fricker, and Paul Muolo. Inside Job: The Looting of America's Savings and Loans, rev. ed. New York City: HarperPerennial, 1991: Ch. 30.
Redden, Jim. Snitch Culture: How Citizens Are Turned Into the Eyes and Ears of the State, rev. ed. Venice, Calif.: Feral House, 2001: Ch. 13.
Reid, Jan. Let the People In: The Life and Times of Ann Richards. Austin, Texas: U of Texas P, 2012: Ch. 8.
Rothbard. Never a Dull Moment: A Libertarian Look at the Sixties. Ed. Justin Raimondo [Dennis Raimondo]. Auburn, Ala.: Mises Institute, 2016: Ch. 60.
Sandbrook, Ch. 1, 14.
Sanua, Marianne R. Let Us Prove Strong: The American Jewish Committee, 1945-2006. Waltham, Mass.: Brandeis UP, 2007: Ch. 7-9.
Schweizer, Ch. 9.
Scott, Janny. A Singular Woman: The Untold Story of Barack Obama's Mother. New York City: Riverhead Books, 2011: Ch. 4-7.
Shawcross, Ch. 8.
Sherwood, Carlton. Inquisition: The Persecution and Prosecution of the Reverend Sun Myung Moon. Washington, D.C.: Regnery Gateway, 1991: Ch. 14.
Silk, Leonard, and Mark Silk. The American Establishment, rev. ed. New York City: Discus/Avon Books, 1981: Ch. 9.
H. Smith, Ch. 7, 9, 15, 18.
Stanton, Mike. The Prince of Providence: The True Story of Buddy Cianci, America's Most Notorious Mayor, Some Wiseguys, and the Feds. New York City: Random House, 2003: Prologue, Ch. 2-5.
Talbot, David. Season of the Witch: Enchantment, Terror, and Deliverance in the City of Love. New York City: Free Press, 2012: Ch. 21, 26-27, 32-33.
Taraborrelli, After Camelot, Pt. 8-10, 24.
Taylor, Jeff. Where Did the Party Go?: William Jennings Bryan, Hubert Humphrey, and the Jeffersonian Legacy. Columbia, Mo.: U of Missouri P, 2006: Ch. 11.
E. Thomas, The Man to See, Ch. 30, 33.
Thomas, Kenn, and Jim Keith. The Octopus: Secret Government and Death of Danny Casolaro, rev. ed. Los Angeles: Feral House, 2004: Ch. 6, 11.
Tosches, Nick. Power on Earth. New York City: Arbor House, 1986: Ch. 1, 10.
Trento, Ch. 55.
Turow, Scott. One L: The Turbulent True Story of a First Year at Harvard Law School, rev. ed. 1988. Rpt. London: Pan Books, 2014.
Twight, Charlotte. America’s Emerging Fascist Economy. New Rochelle, N.Y.: Arlington House, 1969: Ch. 3-6, 10.
Varieties of Progressivism in America. Ed. Peter Berkowitz. Stanford, Calif.: Hoover Institution Press, 2004: Ch. 4.
Viguerie Richard A., and David Franke. America's Right Turn: How Conservatives Used New and Alternative Media to Take Power. Chicago: Bonus Books, 2004: Ch. 9.
Von Hoffman, Nicholas. Citizen Cohn. New York City: Doubleday, 1988: Pt. 5.
Walker, Jesse. Rebels on the Air: An Alternative History of Radio in America. New York City: New York UP, 2001: Ch. 6.
Webb, Gary. Dark Alliance: The CIA, the Contras, and the Crack Cocaine Explosion. New York City: Seven Stories Press, 1998: Ch. 1.
Wilcox, Laird. The Watchdogs: A Close Look at Anti-Racist “Watchdog” Groups, rev. ed. Olathe, Kan.: Editorial Research Service, 1999: Ch. 2.
Zimbardo, Philip. The Lucifer Effect: Understanding How Good People Turn Evil. New York City: Random House, 2007: Ch. 3-10.

B. Western Asia

1. The Arab-Israeli Wars
a. The Yom Kippur War

Be’er, Haim. Feathers. 1980. Trans. Hillel Halkin. Waltham, Mass.: Brandeis UP, 2004: Ch. 13.
Blum, Howard. The Eve of Destruction: The Untold Story of the Yom Kippur War. New York City: HarperCollins Publishers, 2003: Ch. 2-40.
Green, Stephen. Living by the Sword: American and Israel in the Middle East 1968-1987. London: Faber and Faber, 1988: Ch. 6.
Hersh, Ch. 17.
Kissinger, Ch. 11-13, 18, 21, 23.
London Sunday Times. Insight Team. The Yom Kippur War, rev. ed. London: André Deutsch, 1975: Pt. 2-5.
Melman, Yossi, and Dan Raviv. Behind the Uprising: Israelis, Jordanians and Palestinians. New York City: Greenwood Press, 1989: Ch. 10.
D. Neff, Ch. 14-28.
S. Posner, Ch. 22, 28.
Segev, Samuel. The Iranian Triangle: The Untold Story of Israel's Role in the Iran-Contra Affair. Trans. Haim Watzman. New York City: Free Press, 1988: Ch. 4.
Sharon, Ariel [Ariel Scheinermann], and David Chanoff. Warrior: The Autobiography of Ariel Sharon, rev. ed. 1989. Rpt. New York City: Touchstone Books, 2001: Ch. 21-22.
Tyler, Ch. 6.
b. Espionage
Ben-Menashe, Ari. Profits of War: Inside the Secret U.S.-Israeli Arms Network. New York City: Sheridan Square Press, 1992: Ch. 2-3, 8-9.
I. Black & B. Morris, Ch. 10.
Haas, Ch. 10-13.
S. Posner, Ch. 3.
c. Other
Burton, Fred. Ghost: Confessions of a Counterterrorism Agent. New York City: Random House, 2008: Ch. 31.
Fletcher, Ch. 1.
Green, Ch. 7.
Harris, Thomas. Black Sunday. 1975. Rpt. New York City: Signet, 2009.
Kalb, Marvin, and Ted Koppel. In the National Interest. New York City: Simon & Schuster, 1977.
London Sunday Times, Pt. 1, 3-7; Pt. 6.
D. Neff, Ch. 11.
Ostrovsky, Victor, and Claire Hoy. By Way of Deception, rev. ed. New York City: St. Martin's Paperbacks, 1991: Ch. 9-11, 14.
Raviv and Melman. Every Spy a Prince: The Complete History of Israel 's Intelligence Community, rev. ed. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1991: Ch. 10-12, 16-17.
Steven, Stewart. The Spymasters of Israel. 1980. Rpt. New York City: Ballentine Books, 1982: Ch. 23-25.
Stevenson, William, and Uri Dan. 90 Minutes at Entebbe. New York City: Bantam Books, 1976.
Thomas, Gordon. Gideon's Spies: The Secret History of the Mossad, 6th rev. ed. New York City: Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin's Griffin, 2015: Ch. 6.
Tinnin, David B., and Dag Christensen. The Hit Team. 1976. Rpt. New York City: Dell Publishing, 1977.
2. Israel
Ajami, Fouad. The Dream Palace of the Arabs: A Generation’s Odyssey. 1998. Rpt. New York City: Vintage Books, 1999: Ch. 5.
Beit-Hallahmi, Benjamin. The Israeli Connection: Who Israel Arms and Why. 1987. Rpt. London: Tauris, 1988: Ch. 4, 7.
Bellow, Saul. To Jerusalem and Back: A Personal Account. 1976. Rpt. New York City: Penguin Books, 1985.
Golan, Matti. The Road to Peace: A Biography of Simon Peres. Trans. Akiva Ron. New York City: Warner Books, 1989: Ch. 5-7, 11.
Green, Ch. 8.
Harkabi, Yehoshafat. Israel's Fateful Hour, 2nd rev. ed. Trans. Lenn Schramm. New York City: Harper Perennial, 1989: Ch. 4.
Hersh, Ch. 16, 20.
Melman & Raviv, Ch. 11.
Muravchik, Josha. Making David Into Goliath: How the World Turned Against Israel. New York City: Encounter Books, 2014: Ch. 9.
D. Neff, Ch. 9.
Oppenheimer, Jerry. Seinfeld: The Making of an American Icon. New York City: HarperCollins, 2002: Ch. 10.
Perlmutter, Amos. The Life and Times of Menachem Begin. Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday & Co., 1987: Ch. 1, 29-35.
Rosenthal, Steven T. Irreconcilable Differences? The Waning of the American Jewish Love Affair with Israel. Hanover, N.H.: Brandeis UP, 2001: Ch. 3.
Sharon & Chanoff, Ch. 23-27.
3. Dar al-Islam
a. Iran
Ben-Menashe, Ch. 4.
Caryl, Ch. 9, 11, 17, 21.
Cooper, Andrew Scott. The Fall of Heaven: The Pahlavis and the Final Days of Imperial Iran. New York City: Henry Holt and Co., 2016: Ch. 1, 8-25.
Copeland, Miles A. Jr. The Game Player: Confessions of the CIA's Original Political Operative. London: Aurum Press, 1989: Ch. 23.
Green, Ch. 12.
Heikal, Mohamed. Iran: The Untold Story: An Insider's Account of America's Iranian Adventure and Its Consequences for the Future, rev. ed. New York City: Pantheon Books, 1982: Ch. 1, 13-15.
Kissinger, Ch. 14.
Labévière, Ch. 12.
A.J. Mendez & McConnell, Master of Disguise, Ch. 9.
Milani, Abbas. The Myth of the Great Satan: A New Look at America's Relations with Iran. Stanford, Calif.: Hoover Institution Press, 2010: Ch. 2.
Perkins, Ch. 18-20.
Quigley, Ch. 19.
Sandbrook, Ch. 16-17.
S. Segev, Ch. 1, 5.
Shawcross, Ch. 1-2, 7, 10, 14.
Tyler, Ch. 6.
Weiner, Legacy of Ashes, Ch. 37.
Wright, Robin. The Last Great Revolution: Turmoil and Transformation in Iran. New York City: Alfred A. Knopf, 2000.
b. Lebanon
Black, Ian, and Benny Morris. Israel's Secret Wars: A History of Israel 's Intelligence Services, rev. ed. New York City: Grove Weidenfeld, 1992: Ch. 11.
Friedman, Thomas L. From Beirut to Jerusalem, 2nd rev. ed. New York City: Anchor Books, 1995: Ch. 4.
c. Pakistan
Coll, Steve. Ghost Wars: The Secret History of the CIA, Afghanistan, and bin Laden, From the Soviet Invasion to September 10, 2001, rev. ed. New York City: Penguin Books, 2005: Ch. 1.
Musharraf, Pervez. In the Line of Fire: A Memoir. New York City: Free Press, 2006: Ch. 8, 26-27.
d. Libya
Green, Ch. 5.
Matar, Hisham. In The Country Of Men. 2006. Rpt. New York City: The Dial Press, 2007.
Sterling, The Terror Network, Ch. 14.
e. David Livingstone
Livingstone, David. Terrorism and the Illuminati: A Three Thousand Year History. Charleston, S.C.: BookSurge, 2007: Ch. 24-25.
b. Black Terror, White Soldiers: Islam, Fascism and the New Age. Scotts Valley, Calif.: Sabilillah Publicatons, 2013: Ch. 30.
f. Other
Bergen. The Longest War: The Enduring Conflict Between America and al-Qaeda. New York City: Free Press, 2011: Ch. 2.
Berman, Paul. Terror and Liberalism. New York City: W.W. Norton & Co., 2003: Ch. 5.
Caryl, Ch. 3, 8, 19, 22.
Chernow,Ron. The House of Morgan: An American Banking Dynasty and the Rise of Modern Finance, 2nd rev. ed. New York City: Grove Press, 2010: Ch. 30.
Fiennes, Ch. 3, 8, 11, 14, 20, 26, 36-38.
Heikal, Ch. 16.
Johnson, Ian. A Mosque in Munich: Nazis, the CIA, and the Muslim Brotherhood in the West. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2010: Ch. 14.
Kasarda, John D., and Greg Lindsay. Aerotropolis: The Way We'll Live Next. New York City:  Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2011: Ch. 9.
Kessler. The Richest Man in the World: The Story of Adnan Khashoggi, rev. ed. New York City: Warner Books, 1988: Ch. 3-4.
Kulish, Simon, and Souad Mekhennet. The Eternal Nazi: From Mauthausen to Cairo, the Relentless Pursuit of SS Doctor Aribert Heim. New York City: Doubleday, 2014: Ch. 41.
Labévière, Ch. 6.
Melman & Raviv, Ch. 9.
Napoleoni, Loretta. Terror Incorporated: Tracing the Dollars Behind the Terror Networks, 2nd rev. ed. New York City: Seven Stories Press, 2005: Ch. 10.
D. Neff, Ch. 1, 4-6, 8, 10, 19.
Perkins, Ch. 15-16.
S. Posner, Ch. 5, 8-9, 13.
Prados, Safe for Democracy, Ch. 19.
Sterling, The Terror Network, Ch. 7.
K. Thomas & Keith, Ch. 21.
Wright, Lawrence. The Looming Tower: Al-Qaeda and the Road to 9/11, rev. ed. New York City: Vintage Books, 2011: Ch. 5.
4. Others
Baer. The Devil We Know: Dealing With the New Iranian Superpower. New York City: Crown Publishers, 2008: Ch. 3-6, 8-9.
Coll, Ch. 2, 4.
Friedman, George. America's Secret War: Inside the Hidden Worldwide Struggle Between American and Its Enemies, rev. ed. New York City: Broadway Books, 2005: Ch. 1.
T.L. Friedman, Ch. 2-3.
Kwitny, Endless Enemies, Ch. 12.
J. Mann, Ch. 5.
Marshall, P.D. Scott, and Jane Hunter. The Iran-Contra Connection: Secret Teams and Covert Operations in the Reagan Erara. Boston: South End Press, 1987: Ch. 8.
Melman & Raviv, Ch. 14.
D. Neff, Ch. 2, 7, 12-13.
Posner, Gerald L. Why America Slept: The Failure to Prevent 9/11. New York City: Random House, 2003: Ch. 15.
S. Posner, Ch. 1, 4, 12, 14-15, 21.
Sharon & Chanoff, Ch. 29.

C. Business

1. Computers
Ceruzzi, Paul E. A History of Modern Computing, rev. ed. Cambridge, Mass.: The MIT Press, 2003: Ch. 7-8.
Cringely, Robert X. [Mark Stephens] Accidental Empires: How the Boys of Silicon Valley Make Their Millions, Battle Foreign Competition, and Still Can't Get a Date, rev. ed. New York City: HarperBusiness, 1996: Ch. 5.
Freiberger, Paul, and Michael Swaine. Fire in the Valley: The Making of the Personal Computer, rev. ed. New York City: McGraw-Hill, 1999: Ch. 2, 8.
Isaacson, Walter. Steve Jobs, rev. ed. New York City: Simon & Schuster Paperbacks, 2013: Ch. 4-6.
Markoff, John. What the Dormouse Said: How the Sixties Counterculture Shaped the Personal Computer Industry. 2005. Rpt. New York City: Penguin Books, 2006: Ch. 7-8.
Segaller, Stephen. Nerds 2.0.1: A Brief History of the Internet, rev. ed. New York City: TV Books, 1999: Ch. 4, 6-7.
Updike, John. Villages. New York City: Alfred A. Knopf, 2004: Ch. 11.
2. Automobiles
Vuic, Jason. The Yugo: The Rise and Fall of the Worst Car in History. New York City: Hill and Wang, 2010: Ch. 3.
Weaver, Ch. 2-6, 12, 15.
3. Finance
a. The Savings & Loans
O'Shea, James. The Daisy Chain: How Borrowed Billions Sank a Texas S&L. New York City: Pocket Books, 1991: Ch. 1.
Pizzo, Fricker & Muolo, Ch. 3.
b. Michael Milken
Authers, Ch. 7.
Bruck. The Predators' Ball: The Inside Stoy of Drexel Burnham and the Rise of the Junk Bond Raiders, rev ed. New York City: Penguin Books, 1989: Ch. 2-4.
Pizzo, Fricker & Muolo, Ch. 26.
Smith, Roy C. The Money Wars: The Rise and Fall of the Great Buyout Boom of the 1980s. 1990. Rpt. Washington, D.C.: BeardBooks, 2000: Ch. 7.
c. Dennis Levine
Frantz, Douglas. Levine & Co.: Wall Street's Insider Trading Scandal. 1987. Rpt. New York City: Avon Books, 1988: Ch. 1-2, 4-5.
Levine, Dennis B., and William Hoffer. Inside Out: An Insider's Account of Wall Street. New York City: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1991: Ch. 4-7.
d. William D. Cohan
i. House of Cards: A Tale of Hubris and Wretched Excess on Wall Street, rev. ed. New York City: Anchor Books, 2010: Ch. 17.
ii. Cohan, William D. Money and Power: How Goldman Sachs Came to Rule the World. 2011. Rpt. New York City: Anchor Books, 2012: Ch. 8.
iii. Why Wall Street Maters. New York City: Random House, 2017: Ch. 7.
e. Other
Adams, James Ring. The Big Fix: Inside the S&L Scandal, rev. ed. New York City: John Wiley & Sons, 1991: Ch. 4, 6, 10, 14.
Authers, Ch. 3-4.
Bakke, Gretchen. The Grid: The Fraying Wires Between Americans and Our Energy Future. New York City: Bloomsbury, 2016: Ch. 4.
Brewton, Ch. 18.
Brooks, John. The Takeover Game: The Men, the Moves, and the Wall Street Money Behind Today's Nationwide Merger Wars. 1987. Rpt. Washington, D.C.: Beard Books, 1999: Ch. 1.
Burrough, Bryan. The Big Rich: The Rise and Fall of the Greatest Texas Oil Fortunes. New York City: The Penguin Press, 2009: Ch. 17.
Byron, Ch. 6.
Dunbar, Nicholas. Inventing Money: The Story of Long-Term Capital Management and the Legends Behind It. Chichester, U.K.: John Wiley & Sons, 2000: Ch. 4.
Epstein. The Rise and Fall of Diamonds: The Shattering of a Brilliant Illusion. New York City: Simon and Schuster, 1982: Ch. 1-6, 20.
Herzog, Arthur. Vesco: From Wall Street to Castro's Cuba: The Rise, Fall, and Exile of the King of White Collar Crime. 1987. Rpt. New York City: Authors Choice, 2003: Ch. 11-14.
Kasarda & Lindsay, Ch. 3.
Kessler, The Richest Man in the World, Ch. 6, 8-10.
Kwitny, Crimes of Patriots, Ch. 6, 10-13, 15, 18, 21.
Leamer, Laurence. King of the Night: The Life of Johnny Carson, rev. ed. New York City: Avon Books, 2005: Ch. 16.
Maggin, Donald L. Bankers, Builders, Knaves, and Thieves: The $300 Million Scam at ESM. Chicago: Contemporary Books, 1989: Ch. 5.
Newman, Ch. 9, Appendix A-D, H.
Nocera, Ch. 4-8.
J.L. Smith, Ch. 27.
Sterngold, James. Burning Down the House: How Green, Deceit, and Bitter Revenge Desroyed E.F. Hutton. New York City: Summit Books, 1990: Ch. 4-5.
Stewart, James B. Den of Thieves, rev. ed. New York City: Simon and Schuster Paperbacks, 1992: Ch. 1-3.
4. Food
Dawson, Carol and Carol Johnston. House of Plenty: The Rise, Fall and Revival of Luby’s Cafeterias. Austin, Texas: U of Texas P, 2006: Ch. 13-14.
Langdon, Philip. Orange Roofs, Golden Arches: The Architecture of American Chain Restaurants. New York City: Alfred A. Knopf, 1986: Ch. 7.
Ozersky, Josh. Colonel Sanders and the American Dream. Austin, Texas: University of Texas Press, 2012: Ch. 5.
5. Donald Trump et al.
Trump, Donald J., and Tony Schwartz. Trump: The Art of the Deal. 1987. Rpt. New York City: Ballentine Books, 2004: Ch. 5-9.
Trump, and Charles Leerhsen. Trump: Surviving at the Top. New York City: Random House, 1990: Ch. 5.
6. Other
Borman & Serling, Ch. 15, 17-21.
Byron, Ch. 9, 20.
Chuck Berry, Ch. 17.
Dillon, Jack. The Advertising Man. 1972. Rpt. Greenwich, Conn.: Fawcett Publications, 1973.
Fearon, Ch. 15.
Gross, Michael. House of Outrageous Fortune: Fifteen Central Park West, the World’s Most Powerful Address. New York City: Atria Books, 2014: Pt. 3, 6, 8.
Mann, Charles C., and Mark L. Plummer. The Aspirin Wars: Money, Medicine, and 100 Years of Rampant Competition. New York City: Alfred A. Knopf, 1991: Ch. 13.
McLean, Bethany, and Peter Elkind. The Smartest Guys in the Room: The Amazing Rise and Scandalous Fall of Enron, 2nd rev. ed. New York City: Portfolio Trade, 2013: Ch. 1.
Oppenheimer. Crazy Rich: Power, Scandal, and Tragedy Inside the Johnson & Johnson Dynasty. New York City: St. Martin's Press, 2013: Ch. 41-43.
Pizzo, Fricker & Muolo, Ch. 9.
Schulman, Daniel. Sons of Wichita: How the Koch Brothers Became America’s Most Powerful and Private Dynasty. New York City: Grand Central Publishing, 2014: Ch. 7.
E. Thomas, The Man to See, Ch. 35, 40.

D. Arts & Entertainment

1. Music
a. Rock
i. Hard Rock
Christe, Ian. Everybody Wants Some: The Van Halen Saga, rev. ed. Hoboken, N.J.: John Wiley & Sons, 2008: Ch. 2-3.
Lemmy [Ian Kilminster], and Janiss Garza. White Line Fever: The Autobiography. New York City: Citadel Press, 2002: Ch. 5-6.
Simpson, Kim. Early ‘70s Radio: The American Format Revolution. New York City: Continuum, 2011: Ch. 3.
ii. Heavy Metal
Christe. Sound of the Beast: The Complete Headbanging History of Heavy Metal, rev. ed. New York City: Perennial Currents, 2004: Ch. 1-2.
Konow, David. Bang Your Head: The Rise and Fall of Heavy Metal. New York City: Three Rivers Press, 2002: Ch. 1-4.
Waksman, Steve. This Ain't the Summer of Love: Conflict and Crossover in Heavy Metal and Punk. Berkeley, Calif.: U of California P, 2009: Ch. 4.
Wiederhorn, Jon, and Katherine Turman. Louder Than Hell: The Definitive Oral History of Metal. New York City: It Books, 2013: Ch. 2.
iii. Progressive Rock
Bill Bruford: The Autobiography, rev. ed. London: Foruli Classics, 2013: Ch. 3, 5, 8, 11.
Smith, Sid. In the Court of King Crimson. London: Helter Skelter Publishing, 2001: Ch. 4-9.
Weigel, Dave. The Show That Never Ends: The Rise and Fall of Prog Rock. New York City: W.W. Norton & Co., 2017: Ch. 4-9.
iv. Punk
Andersen, Mark , and Mark Jenkins. Dance of Days: Two Decades of Punk in the Nation's Capital. New York City: Soft Skull Press, 2000: Ch. 1.
McNeil, Legs, and Gillian McCain. Please Kill Me: The Uncensored Oral History of Punk, 2nd rev. ed. New York City: Grove Press, 2016: Ch. 12-25, 27, 29-30.
Spitz, Marc, and Brendan Mullen. We Got the Neutron Bomb: The Untold Story of L.A. Punk. New York City: Three Rivers Press, 2001: Ch. 1-7, 9-11, 13, 16-18.
v. Fusion
(1) Weather Report
Mercer, Michelle. Footprints: The Life and Music of Wayne Shorter. New York City: Jeremy P. Tarcher/Penguin, 2004: Ch. 13.
Milkowski, Bill. Jaco: The Extraordinary and Tragic Life of Jaco Pastorius, rev. ed. San Francisco: Backbeat Books, 2005: Ch. 4.
(2) Other
Benson, George, and Al Goldsher. Benson: The Autobiography. Boston: Da Capo Press, 2014: Ch. 7.
Nicholson, Stuart. Jazz Rock: A History. New York City: Schirmer Books, 1998: Ch. 15.
vi. Other
Bronson, Harold. The Rhino Records Story: Revenge of the Music Nerds. New York City: SelectBooks, 2013: Ch. 14.
Costello, Elvis [Declan Patrick Aloysius McManus]. Unfaitful Music & Disappearing Ink. New York City: Blue Rider Press, 2015: Ch. 12.
Goodrick-Clarke, Nicholas. Black Sun: Aryan Cults, Esoteric Nazism and the Politics of Identity. New York City: New York UP, 2002: Ch. 10.
Shaffer, Paul, and David Ritz. We'll Be Here for the Rest of Our Lives: A Swingin' Show-Biz Saga. New York City: Doubleday/Flying Dolphin Press, 2009: Ch. 10.
Waksman, Ch. 1-3.
b. Funk
Dr. John [Malcolm "Mac " Rebennack Jr.], and Jack Rummel. Under a Hoodoo Moon: The Life of the Night Tripper. New York City: St. Martin's Press, 1994: Ch. 11-13.
Parker, Maceo. 98% Funky Stuff: My Life in Music. Chicago: Chicago Review Press, 2013: Ch. 7-8.
Smith, R.J. The One: The Life and Music of James Brown. New York City: Gotham Books, 2012: Ch. 17-20, 22.
Vincent, Rickey. Funk: The Music, the People and the Rhythm of the One. New York City: St. Martin's Griffin, 1996: Ch. 1-3, 9-15.
Wesley, Fred Jr. Hit Me, Fred: Recollections of a Sideman. Durham, N.C.: Duke UP, 2002: Ch. 5-8.
Womack, Bobby and Robert Ashton. Midnight Mover: My Autobiography: The True Story of the Greatest Soul Singer in the World. London: John Blake, 2006: Ch. 13.
c. Soul
Lydon, Michael. Ray Charles: Man and Music, rev. ed. New York City: Routledge, 2004: Pt. 5.
K. Simpson, Ch. 4.
Whiteis, David. Southern Soul-Blues. Urbana, Ill.: U of Illinois P, 2013: Ch. 5.
d. The Blues
i. B.B. King
Danchin, Sebastian. 'Blues Boy': The Life and Music of B.B. King. Jackson, Miss.: U of Mississippi P, 1998: Ch. 6.
King, B.B. [Riley King], and Ritz. Blues All Around Me: The Autobiography of B.B. King. New York City: Avon Books, 1996: Ch. 23-25.
ii. Others
Dance, Helen Oakley. Stormy Monday: The T-Bone Walker Story. 1987. Rpt. New York City: Da Capo Press, 1990: Ch. 19-24.
Davis, Francis. The History of the Blues. 1995. Rpt. Cambridge, Mass.: Da Capo Press, 2003: Pt. 3.
Farley, Charles. Soul of the Man: Bobby “Blue” Bland. Jackson, Miss.: UP of Mississippi, 2011: Ch. 11-12.
Gordon, Robert. Can't Be Satisfied: The Life and Times of Muddy Waters. Boston: Little, Brown and Co., 2002: Ch. 14.
Romano, Will. Big Boss Man: The Life and Music of Bluesman Jimmy Reed. San Francisco: Backbeat Books, 2006: Ch. 6-7.
Segrest, James, and Mark Hoffman. Moanin' at Midnight: The Life and Times of Howlin' Wolf. New York City: Pantheon Books, 2004: Ch. 13.
e. Pop
Bacharach, Burt, and Robert Greenfield. Anyone Who Had a Heart: My Life and Music. New York City: HarperCollins, 2013: Ch. 17.
Benson & Goldsher, Ch. 8.
Bergreen, Laurence. As Thousands Cheer: The Life of Irving Berlin. New York City: Viking, 1990: Ch. 21.
Boulard, Garry. "Just a Gigolo": The Life and Times of Louis Prima. Lafayette, La.: U of Southwestern Louisiana. The Center for Louisiana Studies, 1989: Ch. 9.
Gavin. Is That All There Is?: The Strange Life of Peggy Lee. New York City: Atria Books, 2014: Ch. 13-16.
Gendron, Bernard. Between Monmartre and the Mudd Clubb: Popular Music and the Avant-Garde. Chicago: U of Chicago P, 2002: Ch. 11.
James, Tommy [Thomas Gregory Jackson], and Martin Fitzpatrick. Me, the Mob, and the Music: One Helluva Ride With Tommy James and the Shondells. New York City: Scribner, 2010: Ch. 10.
Morales, Ed. The Latin Beat: The Rhythms and Roots of Latin Music From Bossa Nova to Salsa and Beyond. New York City: Da Capo Press, 2003: Ch. 10.
Nicholson, Ch. 11.
K. Simpson, Ch. 1-2, 6.
f. Salsa
Morales, Ch. 4.
Padura Fuentes, Leonardo. Faces of Salsa: A Spoken History of the Music. 1997. Trans. Stephen J. Clark. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Books, 2003: Ch. 6, 10, 12.
Rondón, César Miguel. The Book of Salsa: A Chronicle of Urban Music From the Caribbean to New York City, rev. ed. Trans. Frances R. Aparicio and Jackie White. Chapel Hill, N.C.: U of North Carolina P, 2008: Ch. 5-9.
g. The Crooners
i. Dean Martin

Schoell, William. Martini Man: The Life of Dean Martin. Dallas: Taylor Publishing, 1999: Ch. 19-21.
Tosches. Dino: Living High in the Dirty Business of Dreams, corr. ed. New York City: Delta, 1999: Ch. 15.
ii. Frank Sinatra
Kaplan, James. Sinatra: The Chairman. New York City: Doubleday, 2015: Ch. 28.
Sinatra, Barbara, and Wendy Holden. Lady Blue Eyes: My Life With Frank. New York City: Crown Archetype, 2011: Ch. 6-11.
Taraborrelli. Sinatra: Behind the Legend, rev. ed. New York City: Grand Central Publishing, 2015: Ch. 35-40.
iii. Others
Akkerman, Gregg. The Last Balladeer: The Johnny Hartman Story. Lanham, Md.: The Scarecrow Press, 2012: Ch. 11.
Evanier, David. Making the Wise Guys Weep: The Jimmy Roselli Story. New York City: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1998: Ch. 12.
Schwartz, Jonathan. All in Good Time: A Memoir. New York City: Random House, 2004: Ch. 17.
Tormé, Mel. It Wasn't All Velvet. New York City: Viking, 1988: Ch. 33, 35, 40.
h. The Business
Bronson, Ch. 1-2, 10, 17.
George, Nelson. The Death of Rhythm & Blues. New York City: Pantheon Books, 1988: Ch. 5-6.
Harris, Larry, Curt Gooch, and Jeff Suhs. And Party Every Day: The Inside Story of Casablanca Records. New York City: Backbeat Books, 2009: Ch. 3-14, 16-20.
Yetnikoff, Walter and David Ritz. Howling at the Moon: The Odyssey of a Montrous Music Mogul in an Age of Excess. New York City: Broadway Books, 2004: Pt. 2.
i. Jazz
Gavin. Deep in a Dream: The Long Night of Chet Baker, corr. ed. Chicago: Chicago Review Press, 2003: Ch. 14-16.
Kahn, Ashley. The House That Trane Built: The Story of Impulse Records. New York City: W.W. Norton & Co., 2006: Ch. 7-8.
Scott-Heron, Gil. The Last Holiday: A Memoir. New York City: Grove Press, 2012: Ch. 20, 22-26.
j. Other
Chuck Berry, Ch. 3-6, 19.
Coleman, Rick. Blue Monday: Fats Domino and the Lost Dawn of Rock 'n' Roll. Cambridge, Mass.: Da Capo Press, 2006: Ch. 17-18.
Grandmaster Flash [Joseph Robert Saddler], Ritz, and Geoff Martin. The Adventures of Grandmaster Flash: My Life, My Beats. New York City: Broadway Books, 2008: Pt. 2.
Hermes, Will. Love Goes to Buildings on Fire: Five Years in New York That Changed Music Forever. New York City: Faber and Faber, 2011.
James, Etta [Jamesetta Hawkins], and David Ritz. Rage to Survive: The Etta James Story. New York City: Villard Books, 1995: Ch. 28-30.
Kostelanetz, Richard. SoHo: The Rise and Fall of an Artist's Colony. New York City: Routledge, 2003: Ch. 17.
Milkowski, Ch. 2.
Shaffer & Ritz, Ch. 13.
Veal, Michael E. Fela: The Life & Times of an African Musical Icon. Philadelphia: Temple UP, 2000: Ch. 4-5.
White, Timothy. Catch a Fire: The Life of Bob Marley, 8th rev ed. New York City: Henry Holt and Co., 2006: Ch. 13-16.
2. Cinema
a. Hollywood
i. MCA
Bruck, Connie. When Hollywood Had a King: The Reign of Lew Wasserman, Who Leveraged Talent Into Power and Influence. New York City: Random House, 2003: Ch. 4-5.
McDougal, Dennis. The Last Mogul: Lew Wasserman, MCA and the Hidden History of Hollywood. New York City: Crown Publishers, 1998: Ch. 28-31.
ii. Peter Biskind
(1) Easy Riders, Raging Bulls: How the Sex-Drugs-and-Rock 'n' Roll Generation Saved Hollywood. New York City: Simon & Schuster, 1998: Ch. 3-13.
(2) Star: How Warren Beatty Seduced America. New York City: Simon & Schuster, 2010: Ch. 4-6.
iii. Other
Bacharach & Greenfield, Ch. 15.
Corman, Roger, and Jim Jerome. How I Made a Hundred Moves in Hollywood and Never Lost a Dime. New York City: Random House, 1990: Ch. 13-15.
Eszterhas, Joe. Hollywood Animal: A Memoir. New York City: Alfred A. Knopf, 2004: Ch. 3-4.
R. Evans, Ch. 1, 23, 25-31, 33.
Friedkin, William. The Friedkin Connection: A Memoir. New York City: Harper, 2013: Ch. 9-11.
Havill, Ch. 9.
Hogan, Ron, and Peter Bogdanovich. The Stewardess is Flying the Plane! American Films of the 1970s. New York City: Bulfinch Press, 2005.
Karp, Josh. Orson Welles’s Last Movie: The Making of The Other Side of the Wind. New York City: St. Martin’s Press, 2015.
Levy, Shawn. De Niro: A Life. New York City: Crown Archetype, 2014: Ch. 6-11.
McClintick, David. Indencent Exposure: A True Story of Hollywood and Wall Street, rev. ed. New York City: HarperBusiness, 2002: Ch. 1-9, 13-41, 43-48, 58-62.
O'Donnell, Pierce, and McDougal. Fatal Subtraction: The Inside Story of Buchwald v. Paramount, rev. ed. West Hollywood, Calif.: Dove Books, 1996: Ch. 13.
Server, Lee. Robert Mitchum: “Baby, I Don't Care”. New York City: St. Martin's Press, 2001: Ch. 15-16.
Summers, Anthony, and Robbyn Swan. Sinatra: The Life. New York City: Alfred A. Knopf, 2005: Ch. 32-34.
Tormé, Ch. 36-39.
b. Europe
Frayling, Christopher. Sergio Leone: Something to Do With Death. London: Faber and Faber, 2000: Ch. 10.
Fuller, Samuel, Christa Lang Fuller, and Jerome Henry Rudes. A Third Face: My Tale of Writing, Fighting, and Filmmaking. New York City: Alfred A. Knopf, 2002: Ch. 45, 47-49.
c. Hong Kong
Clouse, Robert. The Making of Enter the Dragon. Burbank, Calif.: Unique Publications, 1987.
Bordwell, David. Planet Hong Kong: Popular Cinema and the Art of Entertainment, rev. ed. Madison, Wis.: Irvington Way Institute Press, 2011: Ch. 2, 4, 7, 9.
Dannen, Frederic, and Barry Long. Hong Kong Babylon: An Insider's Guide to the Hollywood of the East. New York City: Hyperion/Miramax Books, 1997.
Logan, Bey. Hong Kong Action Cinema. 1995. Rpt. Woodstock, N.Y.: The Overlook Press, 1996: Ch. 4-5, 7-8.
3. Television
a. "The Rockford Files"
Garner, James [James Bumgarner], and Jon Winokur. The Garner Files. New York City: Simon & Schuster, 2011: Ch. 7.
Robertson, Ed. Thirty Years of The Rockford Files: An Inside Look at America's Greatest Detective Series. New York City: ASJA Press, 2005.
b. "Saturday Night Live"
Davis, Tom. Thirty-Nine Years of Short-Term Memory Loss. New York City: Grove Press, 2009: Ch. 1, 11-13, 20, 24.
Hill, Doug, and Jeff Weingrad. Saturday Night: A Backstage History of Saturday Night Live. 1986. Rpt. New York City: Vintage Books, 1987: Ch. 1, 4-33.
Shaffer & Ritz, Ch. 4, 8, 23-25.
Miller, James Andrew, and Tom Shales. Live From New York: The Complete, Uncensored History of Saturday Night Live As Told by Its Stars, Writers, and Guests, 2nd rev. ed. New York City: Little, Brown & Co., 2014: Ch. 1-2.
b. Other
Bergreen. Look Now, Pay Later: The Rise of Network Broadcasting. 1980. Rpt. New York City: New American Library, 1981: Ch. 18.
Burke, Timothy, and Kevin Burke. Saturday Morning Fever. New York City: St. Martin's Griffin, 1999: Ch. 2, 4, 6.
Davis, Michael. Street Gang: The Complete History of Sesame Street. New York City: Viking, 2008: Ch. 14-15.
James, Clive [Vivian James]. North Face of Soho: Unreliable Memoirs, Vol. IV. London: Picador, 2006: Ch. 6, 8.
Jenkins, Dan, and Edwin Shrake. Limo. 1976. Rpt. Emeryville, Calif.: Woodford Press, 2000.
Newhart, Bob [George Robert Newhart]. I Shouldn't Even Be Doing This!: And Other Things That Strike Me as Funny. New York City: Hyperion, 2006: Ch. 8.
Salkin, Allen. From Scratch: The Uncensored History of the Food Network, rev. ed. New York City: Berkley Books, 2014: Ch. 1.
4. Cuisine
Buford, Bill. Heat: An Amateur's Adventures as Kitchen Slave, Line Cook, Pasta-Maker, and Apprentice to a Dante-Quoting Butcher in Tuscany. New York City: Alfred A. Knopf, 2006: Ch. 10, 21.
Child, Julia, and Alex Prud'homme. My Life in France. New York City: Alfred A. Knopf, 2006: Ch. 8-9.
Issenberg, Sasha. The Sushi Economy: Globalization and the Making of a Modern Delicacy. New York City: Gotham Books, 2007: Ch. 1, 3, 8-9.
Kamp, David. The United States of Arugula: How We Became a Gourmet Nation. New York City: Broadway Books, 2006: Ch. 7-8.
McNamee, Thomas. Alice Waters and Chez Panisse: The Romantic, Impractical, Often Eccentric, Ultimately Brilliant Making of a Food Revolution. New York City: The Penguin Press, 2007: Ch. 1, 5-8.
5. Literature
a. Fiction
Karl, Frederick. American Fictions 1940-1980: A Comprehensive History & Critical Evaluation. New York City: Harper & Row, 1983: Ch. 11.
McGaune, Thomas. Panama. New York City: Farrar Straus Giroux, 1978.
Oates, Joyce Carol. A Widow's Story: A Memoir. New York City: Ecco, 2011: Ch. 43.
Sallis, James. Chester Himes: A Life. New York City: Walker & Co., 2000: Ch. 7, 9-15, 20.
Scott-Heron, Ch. 21.
Sheed, Wilfred. The Boys of Winter. New York City: Alfred A. Knopf, 1987.
Tormé, Ch. 41.
b. Periodicals
i. Comics
a. Marvel
Howe, Sean. Marvel Comics: The Untold Story. 2012. Rpt. Harper Perennial, 2013: Ch. 4-6, 8-10.
Lee, Stan [Stanley Martin Lieber], and George Mair. Excelsior!: The Amazing Life of Stan Lee. New York City: Fireside, 2002: Ch. 16.
b. Other
Bell, Blake. Strange and Stranger: The World of Steve Ditko. Seattle: Fantagraphic Books, 2008: Ch. 10.
Evanier, Mark. Kirby: King of Comics. New York City: Abrams, 2008: Ch. 5-7.
Simon, Joe, and Jim Simon. The Comic Book Makers, rev. ed. Lebanon, N.J.: Vanguard Productions, 2003: Ch. 30.
ii. Magazines
Gifford, Justin. Pimping Fictions: African American Crime Literature and the Untold Story of Black Pulp Publishing. Philadelphia: Temple UP, 2013: Ch. 5.
Howlett, Mike. The Weird World of Eerie Publications: Comic Gore That Warped Millions of Young Minds! Port Townsend, Wash.: Feral House, 2010: Ch. 8-9, 13.
Yagoda, Ben. About Town: The New Yorker and the World It Made. New York City: Scribner, 2000: Ch.  7.
iii. Other
C. James, North Face of Soho, Ch. 7, 12.
Kernan, Alvin. The Death of Literature. New Haven, Conn.: Yale UP, 1990: Ch. 4.
Schelly, Bill. Harvey Kurtzman: The Man Who Created Mad and Revolutionized Humor in America: A Biography. Seattle: Fantagraphics Books, 2015: Ch. 17.
c. Other
Begley, Adam. Updike. New York City: Harper, 2014: Ch. 9.
Irving, Clifford. The Hoax. 1972. Rpt. New York City: Hyperion, 2007.
Kostelanetz, Ch. 25.
6. Interior Decor
i. Charlotte J. Fiell and Peter Fiell
(1) Modern Furniture Classics: Postwar to Post-Modernism. 1991. Rpt. New York City: Thames & Hudson, 2001: Ch. 4.
(2) 70s Decorative Art. Cologne, Germany: Taschen, 2000.
ii. Other
Lileks, James. Interior Desecrations: Hideous Homes From the Horrible ’70s. New York City:  Crown Publishers, 2004.
7. The Comedians
a. Johnny Carson
Bushkin, Henry. Johnny Carson. Boston: Eamon Dolan/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2013: Ch. 1-8, 10.
Leamer, King of the Night, Ch. 13-15.
McMahon, Ed. Here's Johnny!: My Memories of Johnny Carson, the Tonight Show, and 46 Years of Friendship. 2005. Rpt. New York City: Berkley Boulevard Books, 2006: Ch. 15.
b. Groucho Marx
Arce, Hector. Groucho. New York City: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1979: Ch. 14-16, Epilogue.
Marx, Arthur. My Life With Groucho: A Son's Eye View, rev. ed. 1988. Rpt. Fort Lee, N.J.: Barricade Books, 1992: Ch. 35-43.
c. Michael O'Donoghue
T. Davis, Ch. 18.
Perrin, Dennis. Mr. Mike: The Life and Work of Michael O'Donoghue. New York City: Avon Books, 1998: Ch. 6-7.
d. National Lampoon
Karp, Josh. A Futile and Stupid Gesture: How Doug Kenney and National Lampoon Changed Comedy Forever. Chicago: Chicago Review Press, 2006: Ch. 4-13.
Meyerowitz, Rick. Drunk Stoned Brilliant Dead: Writers and Artists Who Made the National Lampoon Insanely Great. New York City: Abrams, 2010.
e. Jerry Seinfeld
Oppenheimer. Seinfeld, Ch. 16-23.
Tracy, Kathleen. Jerry Seinfeld: The Entire Domain. Secaucus, N.J.: Birch Lane Press, 1998: Ch. 2.
f. Others
Armstrong, Jennifer Keishin. Seinfeldia: How a Show About Nothing Changed Everything. New York City: Simon & Schuster, 2016: Ch. 1.
T. Davis, Ch. 4, 8-9, 15, 22, 25.
Nesteroff, Kliph. The Comedians: Drunks, Thieves, Scoundrels, and the History of American Comedy. New York City: Grove Press, 2015: Ch. 11.
Oppenheimer. Seinfeld, Ch. 24, 31.
Parish, James Robert. It's Good to Be the King: The Seriously Funny Life of Mel Brooks. Hoboken, N.J.: John Wiley & Sons, 2007: Ch. 1, 24-28.
Reid, Tim [Timothy Isabel Jr.], Tom Dreesen, and Ron Rapoport. Tim & Tom: An American Comedy in Black and White. Chicago: U of Chicago P, 2008: Ch. 1, 5-9.
Shaffer & Ritz, Ch. 16.
8. Italian Design
Bulegato, Fiorella, and Sergio Polano. Michele de Lucchi: From Here to There and Beyond. 2004. Trans. Richard Sadleir. Milan, Italy: Electa Architecture, 2005: Ch. 1-2.
Forden, Sara Gay. House of Gucci: A Sensational Story of Murder, Madness, Glamour and Greed. 2000. Rpt. New York City: HarperCollins World, 2002: Ch. 4-5.
9. Radio
Sklar, Rick. Rocking America: An Insider’s Story: How the All-Hit Radio Stations Took Over. New York City: St. Martin's Press, 1984: Ch. 17-18, 21.
Walker, Ch. 5.
10. Other
Bailey, David, and Martin Harrison. David Bailey: Locations: The 1970s Archive. New York City: Thames & Hudson, 2003.
Brown, Damon. Porn & Pong: How Grand Theft Auto, Tomb Raider and Other Sexy Games Changed Our Culture. Port Townsend, Wash.: Feral House, 2008.
Chang, Jeff. Can't Stop Won't Stop: A History of the Hip-Hop Generation. New York City: St. Martin's Press, 2005: Ch. 4.
Cotter, Bill. Images of Modern America: Spokane’s Expo ’74. Charleston, S.C.: Arcadia Publishing, 2017.
Cowie, Ch. 4, 7.
Davis, Sammy Jr., Jane Boyar, and Burt Boyar. Sammy: An Autobiography: With Material Newly Revised From Yes I Can and Why Me?. New York City: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2000: Ch. 43-46.
Dickstein, Morris. Gates of Eden: American Culture in the Sixties, rev. ed. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard UP, 1997: Ch. 9.
D. Evanier. Roman Candle: The Life of Bobby Darin. Emmaus, Pa.: Rodale, 2004: Ch. 14-15.
Frank, Josh, and Charlie Buckholtz. In Heaven Everything Is Fine: The Unsolved Life of Peter Ivers and the Lost History of “New Wave Theatre”. 2008. Rpt. Berkeley, Calif.: Soft Skull Press, 2010: Ch. 5-6.
Gavin, James. Stormy Weather: The Life of Lena Horne. New York City: Atria Books, 2009: Ch. 17-19.
Graham, Don. No Name on the Bullet: A Biography of Audie Murphy. 1989. Rpt. New York City: Penguin Books, 1990: Ch. 14.
Greene, Eric. Planet of the Apes as American Myth: Race, Politics, and Popular Culture, rev ed. Middletown, Conn.: Wesleyan UP, 1998: Ch. 4-5.
C. James, North Face of Soho, Ch. 5, 9-11, 13-15.
Kostelanetz, Ch. 4-5, 11-16, 21, 23, 29, 31, 34.
S. Lee & Mair, Ch. 16-17, 20.
McNeil & McCain, Ch. 10-11.
Mailer. The Fight. 1975. Rpt. New York City: Random House Trade Paperbacks, 2013.
Michaelis, David. Schulz and Peanuts: A Biography. New York City: Harper, 2007: Ch. 23-26.
Montville, Leigh. Evel: The High-Flying Life of Evel Knievel: American Showman, Daredevil, and Legend. New York City: Doubleday, 2011: Ch. 1-2, 13-29.
Preston, T.A. "Amarillo Slim," and Greg Dinkin. Amarillo Slim in a World of Fat People: The Memoirs of the Greatest Gambler Who Ever Lived. New York City: HarperEntertainment, 2003: Ch. 9-11.
J. Schwartz, Ch.18.
Shaffer & Ritz, Ch. 14, 17-22, 26.
Tormé, Ch. 32, 34, 42.
Watts, Steven. Mr. Playboy: Hugh Hefner and the American Dream. Hoboken, N.J.: John Wiley & Sons, 2008: Ch. 13-16.

E. The Declinists

1. The New Immigrants
Lavergne, Gary M. Worse Than Death: The Dallas Nightclub Murders and the Texas Multiple Murder Law. Denton, Texas: U of North Texas P, 2003: Ch. 4.
Limonov, Edward [Eduard Veniaminovich Savenko]. It's Me, Eddie: A Fictional Memoir. 1979. Trans. S.L. Campbell. New York City: Random House, 1983.
2. Fail Britannia
a. Northern Ireland

McNab, Andy. Bravo Two Zero. 1993. Rpt. London: Chivers Press, 1995: Ch. 2.
Sterling, The Terror Network, Ch. 9.
b. Other
Beckett Francis, and David Hencke, The Blairs and Their Court, rev. ed. London: Aurum, 2005: Ch. 2-3.
Burgess, Anthony [John Burgess Wilson]. 1985. Boston: Little, Brown & Co., 1978: Pt. 2.
E. Costello, Ch. 8, 10-11.
Fiennes, Ch. 5-7, 10, 12, 21-24.
Johnson, Paul. The Recovery of Freedom. Oxford, U.K.: Basil Blackwell, 1980: Ch. 1-11, 14.
Moorcock, Michael. King of the City. New York City: William Morrow, 2000: Ch. 7-9, 11.
Shawcross, Ch. 13.
Wheen, Ch. 2, 5, 10, 12.
3. Southern California
Beall, Will. L.A. Rex. New York City: Riverhead Books, 2006: Ch. 2.
Bowers, Scotty, and Lionel Friedberg. Full Service: My Adventures in Hollywood and the Secret Sex Lives of the Stars. New York City: Grove Press, 2012: Ch. 27.
Collins, Aukai. My Jihad: The True Story of an American Mujahid's Amazing Journey From Usama Bin Laden's Training Camps to Counterterrorism With the FBI and CIA. 2002. Rpt. New York City: Pocket Star Books, 2003: Pt. 2.
Kiedis, Anthony, and Larry Sloman. Scar Tissue. New York City: Hyperion, 2004: Ch. 2-3.
Mustaine, Dave, and Joe Layden. Mustaine: A Heavy Metal Memoir, rev. ed. New York City: It Books, 2013: Ch. 2.
Westlake, Donald E. The Comedy Is Finished. London: Hard Case Crime, 2012.
Woods, Stacey Grenrock. I, California: A Memoir. New York City: Scribner, 2007.
Wright. Going Clear: Scientology, Hollywood, and the Prison of Belief. New York City: Alfred A. Knopf, 2013: Ch. 5.
4. Southern Florida
a. E. Buchanan

i. The Corpse Had a Familiar Face: Covering Miami, America's Hottest Beat. 1987. Rpt. New York City: Berkeley Books, 1991: Ch. 9.
ii. Never Let Them See You Cry: More From Miami, America's Hottest Beat. 1992. Rpt. New York City: Berkeley Books, 1993: Ch. 2-3, 17.
b. Other
Pearce, Donn. Dying in the Sun. New York City: Charterhouse, 1974.
G.L. Posner, Miami Babylon, Ch. 1, 7.
5. Greater New York
a. New York City
i. Westlake
(1) Brothers Keepers. 1975. Rpt. New York City: Mysterious Press, 1993.
(2) Two Much. 1975. Rpt. New York City: Mysterious Press, 2011.
ii. Others
Burgess. The Complete Enderby. New York City: Carroll & Graf, 1996: Pt. 3.
Haden-Guest, Anthony. The Last Party: Studio 54, Disco and the Culture of the Night, rev. ed. New York City: It Books, 2009.
New York Unbound: The City and the Politics of the Future. Ed. Peter D. Salins. New York City: Basil Blackwell, 1988: Ch. 1-2, 5.
Oppenheimer, Seinfeld, Ch. 14-15.
Rhinehart, Luke [George Cockcroft]. The Dice Man. 1971. Rpt. London: Flamingo, 2003: Ch. 73-96.
Schroth, Raymond A. Fordham: A History and Memoir, rev. ed. New York City: Fordham UP, 2008: Ch. 15-16.
Strausbaugh, John. The Village: 400 Years of Beats and Bohemians, Radicals and Rogues: A History of Greenwich Village. New York City: Ecco, 2013: Ch. 33-35.
c. Upstate
Oppenheimer, Seinfeld, Ch. 12-13.
Pedersen, Laura. Buffalo Gal: A Memoir. Golden, Colo.: Fulcrum, 2008: Ch. 1, 7, 9-21.
c. Long Island
Baldwin, Alec [Alexander R. Baldwin III]. Nevertheless: A Memoir. New York City: Harper, 2017: Ch. 3.
d. Southern Connecticut
Moody, Rick. The Ice Storm. Boston: Little, Brown & Co., 1994.
Updike, Villages, Ch. 12-13.
6. AIDS
Fumento, Michael. The Myth of Heterosexual AIDS, rev. ed. Washington, D.C.: Regnery Gateway, 1993: Ch. 3.
Shilts, Randy. And the Band Played On: Politics, People, and the AIDS Epidemic, rev. ed. New York City: Penguin Books, 1988: Ch. 1-5.
Talbot, Ch. 36.
7. Continental Europe
a. West Germany
Böll, Heinrich. The Lost Honor of Katharina Blum, Or: How Violence Develops and Where It Can Lead. 1974. Trans. Leila Vennewitz. 1975. Rpt. New York City: Penguin Books, 2009.
Kulish & Mekhennet, Ch. 36.
b. Italy
Day, Michael. Being Berlusconi: The Rise and Fall From Cosa Nostra to Bunga Bunga. New York City: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015: Ch. 2.
Ganser, Daniele. NATO’s Secret Armies: Operation Gladio and Terrorism in Western Europe. London: Frank Cass, 2004: Ch. 1.
8. Ex-President Nixon
Fulsom, Ch. 20.
Nixon, Ch. 3.
9. Barack Hussein Obama Jr.
Maraniss, David. Barack Obama: The Story. New York City: Simon & Schuster, 2012: Ch. 11-12, 14.
Obama, Barack. Dreams From My Father: A Story of Race and Inheritance, rev. ed. New York City: Three Rivers Press, 2004: Ch. 3-4.
10. The Jews
Mirsky, Norman B. Unorthodox Judaism. Columbus, Ohio: Ohio State UP, 1978: Ch. 5.
Roth, Philip. American Pastoral, corr. ed. 1998. Rpt. The American Trilogy 1997-2000: American Pastoral/I Married a Communist/The Human Stain. Ed. Ross Miller. New York City: The Library of America, 2011: Ch. 6, 8-9.
11. Conspiracy Theory
Barkun, Michael. A Culture of Conspiracy: Apocalyptic Visions in Contemporary America. Berkeley, Calif.: U of California P, 2003: Ch. 4-5.
Goodrick-Clarke, Ch. 14.
12. Hal Lindsey
a. The Late Great Planet Earth, rev. ed. Grand Rapids, Mich.: Zondervan, 1977.
b. The 1980s: Countdown to Armageddon. King of Prussia, Pa.: Westgate Press, 1980.
13. Livingstone
a. Black Terror, White Soldiers: Islam, Fascism and the New Age. Scotts Valley, Calif.: Sabilillah Publicatons, 2013: Ch. 26.
b. Transhumanism: The History of a Dangerous Idea. Scotts Valley, Calif.: CreateSpace, 2015: Ch. 22.
14. Oates
a. Will You Always Love Me? and Other Stories, rev. ed. William Abrahams/Dutton, 1996: Pt. 1.
b. I Am No One You Know: Stories. New York City: Ecco, 2004: Pt. 1.
c. Dear Husband,: Stories. New York City: Ecco Press, 2009: Pt. 1.
d. Give Me Your Heart: Tales of Mystery and Suspense. Boston: Otto Penzler/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2010.
e. Evil Eye: Four Novellas of Love Gone Wrong. New York City: The Mysterious Press, 2013.
15. Ishmael Reed
a. Shrovetide in Old New Orleans. 1978. Rpt. New York City: Atheneum, 1989.
b. God Made Alaska for the Indians. New York City: Garland, 1982.
16. Updike
a. Rabbit Angstrom: A Tetralogy. New York City: Everyman's Library, 1995: 621-1045.
b. Collected Later Stories. Ed. Christopher Carduff. New York City: Library of America, 2013.
17. Gore Vidal [Eugene Luther Vidal Jr.]
a. Kalki. New York City: Random House, 1978.
b. Point to Point Navigation: A Memoir, 1964-2006. New York City: Doubleday, 2006: Ch. 42-43.
Kaplan, Fred. Gore Vidal: A Biography. New York City: Doubleday, 1999: Ch. 17-18.
18. Others
Bamford, James. A Pretext for War: 9/11, Iraq, and the Abuse of America's Intelligence Agencies, rev. ed. New York City: Anchor Books, 2005: Ch. 6.
Barker, Kim. The Tailiban Shuffle: Strange Days in Afghanistan and Pakistan. New York City: Doubleday, 2011: Ch. 2.
Bax, Martin. The Hospital Ship. New York City: New Directions, 1976.
Burgess, Complete Enderby, Pt. 4.
P.N. Carroll, Ch. 3-4, 7-8, 13-16.
Cowie, Ch. 5.
Cumming Anne. [Mathilda Young Mason, Duchess of Argyll]. The Love Habit: The Sexual Confessions of an Older Woman. 1977. Rpt. New York City: Penguin Books, 1980: Ch. 6-9.
Duncan, Ch. 7.
Eisler, Ch. 1, 3, 6, 9, 15.
Fearon, Ch. 9, 12.
Fiennes, Ch. 2, 4, 15-19.
Fletcher, Ch. 2.
Ford, Luke. A History of X: 100 Years of Sex in Film. Amherst, N.Y.: Prometheus Books, 1999: Ch. 3-4, 6-7.
Grant, Ch. 8-9.
R.W. Greene, Ch. 7-8.
Greider, Ch. 2.
Hayward, Ch. 7.
Herman, Arthur. The Idea of Decline in Western History. New York City: Free Press, 1997: Ch. 11.
Hodel, Steve, and Ralph Pezzullo. Most Evil: Avenger, Zodiac, and the Further Serial Murders of Dr. George Hill Hodel. New York City: Dutton, 2007: Ch. 13, 23.
C. James. Fame in the 20th Century. New York City: Random House, 1993: Ch. 7.
P. Jenkins, Ch. 4.
P. Johnson, Recovery of Freedom, Ch. 12, 15-19.
Kalechofsky, Roberta. The Martyrdom of Stephen Werner. 1975. Rpt. Marblehead, Mass.: Micah Publications, 2004.
Katz, Howard S. The Warmongers. Ed. Susan Harris. New York City: Books in Focus, 1979.
Killen, Andreas. 1973 Nervous Breakdown: Watergate, Warhol, and the Birth of Post-Sixties America. New York City: Bloomsbury, 2006.
Knightley, Phillip. The First Casualty: The War Correspondent as Hero and Myth-Maker From the Crimea to Iraq, 2nd rev. ed. 2003. Rpt. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins UP, 2004: Ch. 18.
Klein, Joe. “A Supermarket of Paranoia: America's Millionaires Run Scared in New Orleans." Rolling Stone 4 Feb. 1982: 6.
Kuhn, Ch. 4.
Leamer. The Paper Revolutionaries: The Rise of the Underground Press. New York City: Simon and Schuster, 1972: Ch. 9, 12.
Manso, Peter. Mailer: His Life and Times, rev. ed. New York City: Washington Square Press, 2008: Ch. 10-12.
Marshall, P.D. Scott & Hunter, Ch. 4.
McDonald, Lawrence G., and Patrick Robinson. A Colossal Failure of Common Sense: The Inside Story of the Collapse of Lehman Brothers. New York City: Crown Business, 2009: Ch. 1.
Mercer, Ilana. Into the Cannibal’s Pot: Lessons for America From Post-Apartheid South Africa. Seattle: Stairway Press, 2011: Ch. 4.
Mickey Cohen, Ch. 27.
Nelkin, Dorothy, and Michael Pollak. The Atom Beseiged: Extraparliamentary Dissent in France and Germany. Cambridge, Mass.: The MIT Press, 1981: Ch. 5-14.
Oppenheimer, Crazy Rich, Ch. 22-25, 35-38, 40, 46-47.
Percy, Walker. The Second Coming. New York City: Farrar Straus Giroux, 1980.
Perlstein, Ch. 26.
Putnam, Robert D., David E. Campbell, and Shaylyn Romney Garrett. American Grace: How Religion Divides and Unites Us, rev. ed. New York City: Simon & Schuster Paperbacks, 2012: Ch. 8.
J. Red, Ch. 9.
Sandbrook, Ch. 2-4, 6, 9, 13.
Schaeffer, Francis A. How Should We Then  Live?: The Rise and Decline of Western Thought and Culture. 1976. Rpt. Wheaton, Ill.: Crossway Books, 1983: Ch. 13.
Seagrave, Sterling. The Marcos Dynasty. New York City: Harper & Row, 1988: Ch. 11-15, 17-18.
Sherwood, Ch. 4, 13.
Shirley, Rendezvous With Destiny, Ch. 3.
R.J. Smith, Ch. 21.
Simpson, John. Strange Places, Questionable People. London: Macmillan, 1998: Ch. 8.
Stein, Jean. Edie: An American Biography. Ed. George Plimpton. New York City: Alfred A. Knopf, 1982: Ch. 41-45.
Talbot, Ch. 18-20, 22-24, 30-31.
Talese, Gay. Thy Neighbor’s Wife, 2nd rev. ed. New York City: Ecco, 2009: Ch. 20.
E. Thomas, Ch. 29-30.
Van Buren, Peter. Ghosts of Tom Joad: A Story of the #99 Percent. Carmel, Ind.: Luminus Books, 2014.
Van Meter, Jonathan. The Last Good Time: Skinny D'Amato, the Notorious 500 Club, and the Rise and Fall of Atlantic City. New York City: Crown Publishers, 2003: Ch. 10-11.
Webb, Ch. 3-4.
Warren, Donald I. The Radical Center: Middle Americans and the Politics of Alienation. Notre Dame, Ind.: U of Notre Dame P, 1976.
Westlake. Dancing Aztecs. 1976. Rpt. New York City: Overlook Duckworth, 2013.
Wheen, Ch. 9.

F. The Boomers

1. The Clintons
Andersen, Christopher. Bill and Hillary: The Marriage. New York City: William Morrow and Co., 1999: Ch. 4.
Evans-Pritchard, Ambrose. The Secret Life of Bill Clinton: The Unreported Stories. Washington, D.C.: Regnery Publishing, 1997: Ch. 17, 19.
Flowers, Gennifer, and Jacquelyn Dapper. Passion and Betrayal.  Del Mar, Calif.: Emery Dalton Books, 1995: Ch. 3-5.
E. Klein, Ch. 10, 12-13.
Morris, Roger. Partners in Power: The Clintons and Their America. New York City: John Macrae/Henry Holt and Co., 1996: Ch. 9-12.
J.B. Stewart. Blood Sport: The President and His Adversaries, rev. ed. New York City: Simon & Schuster, 1997: Ch. 1-4.
Tyrrell, R. Emmett Jr. The Clinton Crack-Up: The Boy President’s Life After the White House. Nashville, Tenn.: Thomas Nelson, 2007: Ch. 5.
2. The Followers
Baritz, Loren. The Good Life: The Meaning of Success for the American Middle Class. New York City: Alfred A. Knopf, 1989: Ch. 6.
Blitzer, Wolf. Territory of Lies: The Rise, Fall, and Betrayal of Jonathan Jay Pollard. 1989. Rpt. New York City: Harper & Row Publishers, 1990: Ch. 4.
Bowden, Mark. Doctor Dealer, rev. ed. New York City: Grove Press, 2001: Ch. 1-4, 7.
Buckley, The Rake, Ch. 8.
Buford, Ch. 1.
Bryce. Pipe Dreams: Greed, Ego, and the Death of Enron, rev. ed. New York City: PublicAffairs, 2003: Ch. 7.
Byron, Ch. 23.
Carr, David. The Night of the Gun: A Reporter Investigates the Darkest Story of His Life. His Own. New York City: Simon & Schuster, 2008: Ch. 3-4, 6, 8, 10.
R.B. Cramer, Ch. 78.
Cursed From Birth: The Short, Unhappy Life of William S. Burroughs Jr. Ed. David Ohle. 2001. Rpt. New York City: Soft Skull Press, 2006: Ch. 3-4.
T. Davis, Ch. 5-7.
Denton, Sally. The Bluegrass Conspiracy: An Inside Story of Power, Greed, Drugs and Murder, rev. ed. Lincoln, Neb.: iUniverse Star, 2001: Ch. 1.
DeLillo, Don. Players. New York City: Alfred A. Knopf, 1977.
Ellroy. The Hilliker Curse: My Pursuit of Women. New York City: Alfred A. Knopf, 2010: Ch. 5-6.
Havill, Ch. 14.
Hougan. Decadence: Radical Nostalgia, Narcissism and Decline in the '70s. New York City: William Morrow & Co., 1975.
Isaacson, Ch. 3, 7.
P. Jenkins, Ch. 1.
Jones, E. Michael. Libido Dominandi: Sexual Liberation and Political Control. South Bend, Ind.: St. Augustine's Press, 2000: Pt. 3, Ch. 15-18.
Kranish, Michael, and Scott Helman. The Real Romney, rev. ed. New York City: Harper, 2012: Ch. 4.
McInerny, Jay. Ransom. New York City: Vintage Books, 1985.
Trump & Leerhsen, Surviving at the Top, Ch. 3.

G. The Conservative Movement

1. Reagan
W.F. Buckley, The Reagan I Knew, Ch. 6, 9-11.
Cannon, Governor Reagan, Ch. 23-25, 28.
P.N. Carroll, Ch. 17.
Edsall & Edsall, Ch. 6.
J. Mann. The Rebellion of Ronald Reagan: A History of the End of the Cold War. New York City: Viking, 2009: Pt. 3, Ch. 3.
Nofziger, Ch. 7.
Novak, Ch. 24.
Schweizer, Ch. 6.
Shirley, Reagan Rising, Ch. 7.
2. Others
Baker, Peter. Days of Fire: Bush and Cheney in the White House. 2013. Rpt. New York City: Anchor Books, 2014: Ch. 2.
Bartley, Robert L. The Seven Fat Years — and How to Do It Again, rev. ed. New York City: The Free Press, 1995: Ch. 2.
Bartlett, Ch. 11-14, Appendix E.
J.L. Buckley, Ch. 3-5, 9-10.
Kelley, John L. Bringing the Market Back in: The Political Revitalization of Market Liberalism. New York City: New York UP, 1997: Ch. 4.
Moldea, Dark Victory, Ch. 32.
Schuettinger & Butler, Ch. 16-20.
Shirley, Reagan Rising, Ch. 6.
Speaking Out: The Autobiography of Lester Garfield Maddox. Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday & Co., 1975: Ch. 11-12.
Wanniski, Jude. The Way the World Works, rev. 4th ed. Washington, D.C.: Regnery Publishing, 1998: Ch. 12.
Wyden, Ch. 39.

H. Street Life

1. Organized Crime
a. The Mafia
i. Chicago
(1) Max Allan Collins
(a) Nolan Series
(i) Two for the Money, rev. ed. New York City: Hard Case Crime, 2004.
(ii) Hush Money, rev. ed. Drums, Pa.: Perfect Crime Books, 2012.
(b) Quarry Series
(i) The First Quarry. New York City. Hard Case Crime, 2008.
(ii) Quarry’s Cut, rev. ed. Baltimore: Perfect Crime Books, 2010.
(2) Others
Coen, Jeff. Family Secrets: The Case That Crippled the Chicago Mob. Chicago: Chicago Review Press, 2009.
Corbitt, Michael, and Sam Giancana. Double Deal: The Inside Story of Murder, Unbridled Corruption, and the Cop Who Was a Mobster. New York City: William Morrow, 2003: Ch. 19-25.
S. Giancana and Chuck Giancana. Double Cross: The Explosive Inside Story of the Mobster Who Controlled America, rev. ed. New York City: Skyhorse Publishing, 2014: Ch. 1.
Iceberg Slim [Robert Lee Moppins Jr.]. Death Wish. Los Angeles: Holloway House Publishing Co., 1977: Ch. 1-2, 4-5, 7, 10, 13-15, 17-28.
ii. Las Vegas
Neff, James. Mobbed Up: Jackie Presser's High-Wire Life in the Teamsters, the Mafia, and the F.B.I. New York City: The Atlantic Monthly Press, 1989: Ch. 14.
Smith, John L. Sharks in the Desert: The Founding Fathers and Current Kings of Las Vegas. Fort Lee, N.J.: Barricade Books, 2005: Ch. 5.
iii. Southern Florida
Burdick, Thomas, and Charlene Mitchell. Blue Thunder: How the Mafia Owned and Finally Murdered Cigarette Boat King Donald Aronow. New York City: Simon and Schuster, 1990: Ch.13-16.
Chepesiuk, Ron. Gangsters of Miami: True Tales of Mobsters, Gamblers, Hit Men, Con Men and Gang Bangers From the Magic City. Fort Lee, N.J.: Barricade Books, 2010: Ch. 12.
iv. Cleveland
Neff, Ch. 10-11.
Porrello, Rick. To Kill the Irishman: The War That Crippled the Mafia, rev. ed. Cleveland: Next Hat Press, 2001: Ch. 1, 10-18.
v. The Hills
Hill, Gregg, and Gina Hill. On the Run: A Mafia Childhood. New York City: Warner Books, 2004: Ch. 1-2.
Hill, Henry, and Gus Russo. Gangsters and Goodfellas: The Mob, Witness Protection, and Life on the Run. New York City: M. Evans & Co., 2004: Ch. 6, 8.
Pileggi, Nicholas. Wiseguy: Life in a Mafia Family. New York City: Simon & Schuster, 1985: Ch. 12-22.
vi. Pistone
Pistone & Woodley, Ch. 3-16.
Pistone & Brandt, Ch. 1-3, 5, 10, 12, 22.
vii. Lou Eppolito
Eppolito, Lou, and Bob Drury. Mafia Cop. New York City: Simon & Schuster, 1992: Ch. 1-3, 19-20.
Pistone & Brandt, Ch. 18.
viii. Aladena "Jimmy the Weasel" Fratianno
Demaris, Ovid [Ovid Desmarais]. The Last Mafioso: The Treacherous World of Jimmy Fratianno. 1981. Rpt. New York City: Ishi Press International, 2010: Ch. 28-53.
Zuckerman, Michael J. Vengeance Is Mine: Jimmy “The Weasel" Fratianno Tells How He Brought the Kiss of Death to the Mafia. New York City: Macmillan Publishing Co., 1987: Ch. 1-2, 4-13, 15.
ix. The Teamsters
Brandt. “I Heard You Paint Houses”: Frank “The Irishman” Sheeran, and Closing the Case on Jimmy Hoffa, 2nd rev. ed. Hanover, N.H.: Steerforth Press, 2016: Ch. 24, 26-31.
J. Neff, Ch. 13, 18-19, 23.
x. Jerry Capeci
(a) Murder Machine: A True Story of Murder, Madness, and the Mafia. New York City: Dutton, 1992: Ch. 4-9, 11-13.
(b) The Complete Idiot's Guide to the Mafia, rev. ed. Indianapolis: Alpha, 2004: Ch. 17.
(c) Mob Star: The Story of John Gotti, 2nd rev. ed. Indianapolis: Alpha, 2002: Ch. 1, 10-16.
xi. Elmore Leonard
(a) Mr. Majestyk. 1974. Rpt. New York City: HarperCollins, 2012.
(b) Gold Coast. 1980. Rpt. New York City: HarperTorch, 2002.
xii. Other
Anastasia, George. The Last Gangster: From Cop to Wiseguy to FBI Informant: Big Ron Previte and the Fall of the American Mob. New York City: Regan Books, 2004: Ch. 2.
A.A. Block, Space, Time, and Organized Crime, Ch. 7-10.
Brandt, Ch. 25.
Brewton, Ch. 15.
Carlo, Philip. The Ice Man: Confessions of a Mafia Contract Killer. New York City: St. Martin's Press, 2006: Ch. 22-38, 40-41.
J.H. Davis, Ch. 48, 51-55.
Ellroy, Blood's a Rover, Ch. 84-85.
Epstein, Annals of Unsolved Crime, Ch. 21, 28.
Ingle, Bob, and Sandy McClure. The Soprano State: New Jersey’s Culture of Corruption, rev. ed. New York City: St. Martin’s, 2009: Ch. 8-9.
R.W. Greene, Ch. 11.
Harmon, Sandra. Mafia Son: The Scarpa Mob Family, the FBI, and a Story of Betrayal. New York City: St. Martin's Press, 2009: Ch. 11-13, 15-16.
Hoffman, William, and Lake Headley. Contract Killer: The Explosive Story of the Mafia's Most Notorious Hit Man, Donald "Tony the Greek" Frakos. New York City: Thunder's Mouth Press, 1992: Ch. 1, 12-18.
In My Own Words: The Underworld Autobiography of Michael Mickey Cohen as Told to John Peer Nugent. Englewood Cliffs, N.J.: Prentice-Hall, 1975: Ch. 26, 28.
Konigsberg, Eric. Blood Relation. New York City: HarperCollins Publishers, 2005: Ch. 11.
Moldea. Interference: How Organized Crime Influences Professional Football, rev. ed. New York City: Open Road Integrated Media, 2014: Ch. 24-28, 30-35, 37-41.
Talese, Gay. Honor Thy Father, 2nd rev. ed. New York City: Harper Perennial, 2009: Ch. 31-32.
Wolf, George, and Joseph DiMona. Frank Costello: Prime Minister of the Underworld. 1974. Rpt. London: Futura Publications, 1976: Pt. 1, Ch. 1; Pt. 5, Ch. 19.
b. Other
Burrough, Days of Rage, Ch. 13.
M.A. Collins. American Gangster. New York City: Tor/Tom Doherty Associates, 2007: Ch. 1-26.
Evans-Pritchard, Ch. 18, Appendix C.
Friedman, Robert I. Red Mafiya: How the Russian Mob Has Invaded America. Boston: Little, Brown and Co., 2000: Ch. 2, 7.
Herzog, Ch. 15-24, 26-30, 32-35, 40.
Kwitny, Ch. 17.
Lehr, Dick, and Gerard O'Neill. Black Mass: The Irish Mob, the FBI, and a Devil's Deal. 2nd rev. ed. New York City: PublicAffairs, 2015: Ch. 1, 3-5.
G.L. Posner. Warlords of Crime: Chinese Secret Societies — The New Mafia. 1988. Rpt. New York City: Penguin Books, 1990: Ch. 12, 15.
Sterling. Octopus: The Long Reach of the International Sicilian Mafia. 1990. Rpt. London: Harper Collins, 1993: Ch. 9.
2. Detroit
a. Donald Goines
i-a. Crime Partners. Los Angeles: Holloway House Publishing Co., 1974.
i-b. Death List. Los Angeles: Holloway House Publishing Co., 1974.
i-c. Kenyatta's Escape. Los Angeles: Holloway House Publishing Co., 1974: Ch. 1, 3
i-d. Kenyatta's Last Hit. Los Angeles: Holloway House Publishing Co., 1975: Ch. 3.
ii. Daddy Cool. Los Angeles: Holloway House Publishing Co., 1974.
"Stone, Eddie" [Carlton Hollander]. Donald Writes No More: A Biography of Donald Goines, rev. ed. Los Angeles: Holloway House Publishing Co., 1988: Ch. 10, 15.
b. Leonard
i. Swag. 1976. Rpt. New York City: William Morrow, 2013.
ii. City Primeval: High Noon in Detroit. New York City: Arbor House, 1980.
c. Other
M.A. Collins. Fly Paper, rev. ed. Drums, Pa.: Perfect Crime Books, 2012: Ch. 5-9, 11.
3. L.A.
a. Ellroy
i. My Dark Places: An L.A. Crime Memoir. New York City: Alfred A. Knopf, 1996: Ch. 11.
ii. Blood's a Rover, Ch. 80-81, 86, 94-96, 98, 104, 106, 109-110, 113, 115, 120, 126, 128.
b. Goines
i-a. Kenyatta's Last Hit, Ch. 1-2, 4-11.
i-b. Kenyatta's Escape, Ch. 10-12.
ii. Inner City Hoodlum. Los Angeles: Holloway House Publishing Co., 1975.
Stone, Ch. 1, 11-13.
c. Others
Hawes, Hampton, and Dan Asher. Raise Up Off Me. 1974. Rpt. New York City: Thunder's Mouth Press, 2001: Ch. 27-28.
Hougan, Spooks, Ch. 8.
Rafael, Tony. The Mexican Mafia, rev. ed. New York City:  Encounter Books, 2009: Ch. 12.
Wambaugh, Joseph. The Choirboys. 1975. Rpt. New York City: Dell Publishing, 1976.
Webb, Ch. 7.
4. Drugs
a. The Colombians
Gugliotta, Guy and Jeff Leen. Kings of Cocaine: Inside the Medellin Cartel — an Astonishing True Story of Murder, Money, and International Corruption. New York City: Simon and Schuster, 1989: Ch. 2, 4-5, 15.
Shannon, Elaine. Desperados: Latin Drug Lords, U.S. Lawmen, and the War America Can't Win, rev. ed. New York City: Penguin Books, 1989: Ch. 5.
b. Marijuana
Grinspoon, Dr. Lester, and James B. Bakalar. Marihuana Reconsidered, 2nd rev. ed. Oakland, Calif.: Quick American Archives, 1994: Ch. 14.
Lee, Martin A. Smoke Signals: A Social History of Marijuana: Medical, Recreational, and Scientific. New York City: Scribner, 2012: Ch. 4.
c. Donald Goddard
i. The Insider: The FBI's Undercover "Wiseguy"Goes Public. New York City: Pocket Books, 1992: Ch. 8-9.
ii. Undercover: The Secret Lives of a Federal Agent. 1988. Rpt. London: Grafton, 1991: Ch. 1, 5-11.
d. Jonathan Marshall
i. Drug Wars: Corruption, Counterinsurgency and Covert Operations in the Third World. Forestville, Calif: Cohan & Cohen Publishers, 1991: Ch. 1-2.
ii. Cocaine Politics, Ch. 5.
e. Others
Carlo, Ch. 39.
Charbonneau, Jean-Pierre. The Canadian Connection. 1974. Trans. James Stewart. Ottawa, Ont.: Optimum Publishing Co., 1976: Ch. 1.
Chepesiuk, Ch. 7-8.
DeGrandpre, Richard. The Cult of Pharmacology: How America Became the World’s Most Troubled Drug Culture. Durham, N.C.: Duke UP, 2006: Ch. 6.
Denton, Ch. 6-9.
Eddy, Paul et al. The Cocaine Wars. New York City: W.W. Norton & Co., 1988: Ch. 3, 8, 10, 20.
Epstein, Agency of Fear, Ch. 33.
Farren, Mick. Speed-Speed-Speedfreak: A Fast History of Amphetamine. Port Townsend, Wash.: Feral House, 2010: Ch. 8.
Farzad, Roben. Hotel Scarface: Where Cocaine Cowboys Partied and Plotted to Control Miami. New York City: New American Library, 2017: Ch. 3.
Fogle, James. Drugstore Cowboy. New York City: Delta Fiction, 1990.
Goines. Dopefiend. Los Angeles: Holloway House Publishing Co., 1971.
Hernández, Anabel. Narcoland: The Mexican Drug Lords and Their Godfathers, rev. ed. Trans. Iain Bruce. London: Verso, 2014: Ch. 1-2, 4, 8.
James & Ritz, Ch. 25-27.
Kwitny, Crimes of Patriots, Ch. 14, 16.
Lucas, Frank, and Aliya S. King. Original Gangster: My Life As NYC’s Biggest, Baddest Drugs Baron. 2009. Rpt. London: Ebury, 2012: Ch. 14-26.
Moldea, Interference, Ch. 42.
Odishelidze, Alexander, and Arthur B Laffer. Pay to the Order of Puerto Rico. Fairfax, Va.: Allegiance Press, 2004: Ch. 14.
Sabbag, Robert. Snowblind: A Brief Career in the Cocaine Trade, 2nd rev. ed. New York City: Grove Press, 2010: Ch. 1, 3-17.
Shannon, Ch. 7.
Streatfeild, Dominic. Cocaine (An Unauthorized Biography). New York City: Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin's Press, 2001: Ch. 11-12, 18.
Sutton, Two Faces of George Bush, Ch. 11.
5. The Blacks
a. The Pimps
Goines. Street Players. Los Angeles: Holloway House Publishing Co., 1973.
Hall, Susan, and Bob Adelman. Gentleman of Leisure: A Year in the Life of a Pimp. 1972. Rpt. New York City: powerHouse Books, 2006.
Milner, Christine, and Richard Milner. Black Players: The Secret World of Black Pimps. Boston: Little, Brown, and Co., 1972.
b. Goines
i. White Man's Justice, Black Man's Grief. Los Angeles: Holloway House Publishing Co., 1973.
ii. Eldorado Red. Los Angeles: Holloway House Publishing Co., 1974.
iii. Kenyatta's Escape, Ch. 9.
Gifford, Pimping Fictions, Ch. 3.
c. Iceberg Slim
i. Death Wish, Ch. 3, 6, 8-9, 11-12, 14, 16.
ii. Doom Fox. New York City: Grove Press, 1998: Ch. 17-18.
Gifford. Street Poison: The Biography of Iceberg Slim. New York City: Doubleday, 2015: Ch. 9.
d. Others
Barnes, Leroy “Nicky,” and Tom Folsom. Mr. Untouchable. New York City: RuggedLand, 2007.
Burrough, Days of Rage, Ch. 8-9, 11.
Chang, Ch. 5-7.
Ellroy, Blood's a Rover, Ch. 82-83, 88, 91-92, 97, 100, 103, 108, 112.
Gifford, Pimping Fictions, Ch. 4.
Howard, Clark. Zebra: The True Account of 179 Days of Terror in San Francisco. 1979. Rpt. Berkley Books, 1980.
Ianni, Francis A.J. Black Mafia: Ethnic Succession in Organized Crime. 1974. Rpt. London: New English Library, 1975: Ch. 1-2, 6, Appendix B.
6. New York City
a. Lawrence Block
i. Time to Murder and Create. 1976. Rpt. London: Orion Books, 1997.
ii. When the Sacred Ginmill Closes. 1986. Rpt. New York City: Jove Books, 1990.
iii. The Night and the Music: The Matthew Scudder Stories. Dublin, Ohio: Telemachus Press, 2011.
b. Ernest Tidyman
i. Shaft. 1971. Rpt. London: Bloomsbury Film Classics, 2000.
ii. Shaft Among the Jews. New York City: The Dial Press, 1972.
c. Westlake
i. “Tucker Coe”
(1) Wax Apple, rev. ed. Unity, Maine: Five Star, 2000.
(2) A Jade in Aries, rev. ed. Unity, Maine: Five Star, 2001.
(3) Don’t Lie to Me: A Mitchell Tobin Mystery, rev. ed. Waterville, Maine: Five Star, 2001.
ii. Other
(1) Bank Shot. 1972. Rpt. New York City: Mysterious Press, 1987.
(2) Cops and Robbers. 1972. Rpt. New York City: Mysterious Press, 1993.
d. Others
Bloom, Stephen G. Postville: A Clash of Cultures in Heartland America, rev. ed. New York City: Harcourt, 2001: Ch. 17.
Capeci, Murder Machine, Ch. 10.
Eppolito & Drury, Ch. 14-18.
Hoffman, Paul. "What the Hell Is Justice?": The Life and Trials of a Criminal Lawyer. Chicago: Playboy Press, 1974: Ch. 1, 6, 9, 12-13.
Kostelanetz, Ch. 40.
Lethem, Jonathan. The Fortress of Solitude. 2003. Rpt. New York City: Vintage Books, 2004: Pt. 1, Ch. 1-13.
McNeil & McCain, Ch. 9.
Spillane, Mickey [Frank Morrison Spillane], and M.A. Collins. Kiss Her Goodbye. Boston: Otto Penzler/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2011.
Traub, James. The Devil's Playground: A Century of Pleasure and Profit in Times Square. New York City: Random House, 2004: Ch.10-11, 14.
Zito, Chuck, and Joe Layden. Street Justice. New York City: St. Martin’s Press, 2002: Ch. 7-9, 11.
7. Florida
J.R. Adams, Ch. 7.
Buchanan, Edna, Never Let Them See You Cry: More From Miami, America's Hottest Beat. 1992. Rpt. New York City: Berkeley Books, 1993: Ch. 12.
Gugliotta & Leen, Ch. 1.
Irving. Final Argument. New York City: Simon & Schuster, 1993: Ch. 2-3, 6, 8, 15-16, 18.
G.L. Posner. Miami Babylon: Crime, Wealth, and Power — a Dispatch From the Beach. New York City: Simon & Schuster, 2009: Ch. 8-9.
8. The Leftover '60s Radicals
Burrough, Days of Rage, Ch. 14.
Stern, Susan. With the Weathermen: The Personal Journal of a Revolutionary Woman. 1975. Rpt. New Brunswick, N.J.: Rutgers UP, 2007: Ch. 12-16.
9. M.A. Collins
(a) Quarry Series
(i) Quarry's Choice. London: Hard Case Crime, 2015.
(ii) Quarry in the Black. London: Hard Case Crime, 2016.
(b) Other
(i) No Cure for Death: A Mallory Novel. 1983. Rpt. Las Vegas: Thomas & Mercer, 2012.
(ii) Fly Paper, Ch. 1-4, 10, 12-17.
10. Garfield
a. The Threepersons Hunt. 1974. Rpt. Greenwich, Conn.: Fawcett Publications, 1975.
b. Death Sentence. 1975. Rpt. New York City: Bantam Books, 1990.
11. Goines
a. Cry Revenge. Los Angeles: Holloway House Publishing Co., 1974.
b (1). Kenyatta's Escape, Ch. 2, 4-8.
b (2). Kenyatta's Last Hit, Ch. 12-14.
12. Robert B. Parker
a. God Save the Child. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Co., 1974.
b. Promised Land. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Co., 1976.
13. George Pelecanos
a. King Suckerman. Boston: Little, Brown & Co., 1997.
b. Nick's Trip. New York City: St. Martin's Press, 1993: Ch. 2.
c. The Turnaround. New York City: Little, Brown and Co., 2008: Ch. 1-4.
d. What It Was. New York City: Little, Brown and Co., 2012.
14. "Richard Stark" [Westlake]
a. Deadly Edge. 1971. Rpt. Chicago: U of Chicago P, 2010.
b. Lemons Never Lie. 1971. Rpt. New York City: Hard Case Crime, 2006.
c. Plunder Squad. 1972. Rpt. Rpt. Chicago: U of Chicago P, 2010.
d. Butcher’s Moon. 1974. Rpt. Chicago: U of Chicago P, 2011.
15. Others
Block. Not Comin' Home to You, rev. ed. New York City: Open Road Integrated Media, 2010.
Cannell, Stephen J. The Pallbearers. New York City: St. Martin's Press, 2010: Ch. 1.
Carlo, Ch. 21.
Denton, Ch. 11.
Ellroy, Blood's a Rover, Ch. 78-79, 89, 93, 105, 122.
Gores, Joe. Interface. 1974. Rpt. London: Orion, 2004.
Goddard, Ch. 4.
R.W. Greene, Ch. 3-4.
P. Jenkins, Ch. 5.
Liddy, Ch. 29-30.
Moldea. The Hunting of Cain: A True Story of Money, Greed, and Fratricide. New York City: Atheneum, 1983.
Silverman, Chip. Diner Guys. New York City: Birch Lane Press, 1989: Ch. 6.
Stern, Ch. 16.
Westlake. Nobody’s Perfect. 1977. Rpt. New York City: Mysterious Press, 1989.

I. Chicago

Ciccone, F. Richard. Royko: A Life in Print. New York City: PublicAffairs, 2001: Ch. 11-14.
Freddoso, David. The Case Against Barack Obama: The Unlikely Rise and Unexamined Agenda of the Media's Favorite Candidate. Washington, D.C.: Regnery Publishing, 2008: Ch. 8.
O'Connor, Len. Clout: Mayor Daley and His City. 1975. Rpt. Chicago: Contemporary Books, 1984: Ch. 12.
Royko, Mike. Boss: Richard J. Daley of Chicago, rev. ed. New York City: Plume, 1988: Ch. 1, 4.

J. Las Vegas

Denton & R. Morris. The Money and the Power: The Making of Las Vegas and Its Hold on America, 1947-2000. 2001. Rpt. New York City: Vintage Books, 2002: Ch. 14-15.
Dunne, John Gregory. Vegas: A Memoir of a Dark Season. 1974. Rpt. New York City: Warner Books, 1975.
J.L. Smith, Ch. 14, 26, 33.

K. The Rest of the World

1. Southeast Asia
a. Indonesia
Maraniss, Ch. 13.
Perkins, Ch. 2-8.
Soeharto's New Order and Its Legacy: Essays in Honour of Harold Crouch. Ed. Edward Aspinall and Greg Fealy. Canberra, A.C.T.: Australian National University E Press, 2010: Ch. 2, 6.
b. Other
Bartholomew, James. The Richest Man in the World: The Sultan of Brunei. 1989. Rpt. Harmondsworth, U.K.: Penguin, 1990: Ch. 4, 6, 9, 18.
McCoy, Alfred W. Policing America’s Empire: The United States, the Philippines, and the Rise of the Surveillance State. Madison, Wis.: U of Wisconsin P, 2009: Ch. 12.
2. Latin America
Bolaño, Roberto. The Savage Detectives. 1998. Trans. Natasha Wimmer. New York City: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2007.
Ellroy, Blood's a Rover, Ch. 124.
Miller, Tom. The Panama Hat Trail, rev. ed. Washington, D.C.: Adventure Press/National Geographic, 2001: Ch. 8.
Timerman, Jacobo. Prisoner Without a Name, Cell Without a Number. Trans. Toby Talbot. 1981. Rpt. Madison, Wis.: U of Wisconsin P, 2002: Ch. 1-4, 7-8, 10-11.
Updike. Brazil. Franklin Center, Pa.: Franklin Library, 1994: Ch. 17-28.
Webb, Ch. 2.
Whelan, Ch. 8-12.
3. The Carribbean
Abbott, Elizabeth. Haiti: A Shattered Nation, 2nd rev. ed. New York City: Overlook Duckworth, 2011: Ch. 7-9.
Naipaul, V.S. Guerrillas. 1975. Rpt. London: Picador, 2002.
Westlake, Donald E. Under an English Heaven. New York City: Simon and Schuster, 1972: Ch. 31-32.
4. Africa
a. Frederick Forsyth
Forsyth, Frederick. The Dogs of War. New York City: The Viking Press, 1974.
Wheen, Ch. 6.
b. Other
Preston, Richard. The Hot Zone. 1994. Rpt. New York City: Anchor Books, 1995.
Wheen, Ch. 11.
5. Other
Anderson & Gibson, Ch. 21.
Buckley, The Rake, Ch. 9.
Herzog, Ch. 31.
Kessler, The Richest Man in the World, Ch. 11.
Laughland, John. A History of Political Trials: From Charles I to Saddam Hussein. Oxford, U.K.: Peter Lang, 2008: Ch. 13.
Maraniss, Ch. 15.
Napoleoni, Ch. 5.
Perkins, Ch.10-13, 21, 24.
Scahill, Jeremy. Blackwater: The Rise of the World's Most Powerful Mercenary Army, rev. ed. New York City: Nation Books, 2008: Ch. 12.
J. Simpson, Ch. 5-7, 9.

L. The Journalists

1. H.S. Thompson
Bronson, Ch. 11.
Carroll, E. Jean. Hunter: The Strange and Savage Life of Hunter S. Thompson, rev. ed. Warwick, N.Y.: 1500 Books, 2010: Ch. 13, 15, 17.
McKeen, Ch. 9-11, 13-15.
Wenner & Seymour, Ch. 5, 7-8.
2. Woodward & Bernstein
Havill, Ch. 13, 16.
Shepard, Ch. 8-9.
3. "60 Minutes"
Hewitt, Don. Tell Me a Story: Fifty Years and 60 Minutes in Television. New York City: PublicAffairs, 2001: Ch. 8.
Rader, Peter. Mike Wallace: A Life. New York City: Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin's Press, 2012: Ch. 13-19.
4. Others
Donaldson, Ch. 4.
Eisler, Ch. 8, 12.
Fletcher, Ch. 4-5.
Kahn, E.J. Jr. About The New Yorker & Me: A Sentimental Journal. 1979. Rpt. New York City: Penguin Books, 1988.
McMillian, John. Smoking Typewriters: The Sixties Underground Press and the Rise of Alternative Media in America. New York City: Oxford UP, 2011: Ch. 7.
Novak, Ch. 27-29.
Pinkerton, Stewart. The Fall of the House of Forbes: The Inside Story of the Collapse of a Media Empire. New York City: St. Martin's Press, 2011: Ch. 20, 25
Sherwood, Ch. 2.
Wolff, Michael. The Man Who Owns the News: Inside the Secret World of Rupert Murdoch, rev. ed. New York City: Broadway Books, 2010: Ch. 1, 6.

M. P. Johnson

1. Enemies of Society. New York City: Atheneum, 1977: Ch. 7-8, 10-16, 18-19.
2. Pope John Paul II and the Catholic Restoration. New York City: St. Martin’s Press, 1981: Ch. 3-10.
3. Modern Times: The World From the Twenties to the Nineties, 2nd rev. ed. New York City: HarperPerennial, 1992: Ch. 19.

N. Others

Apple, Max. The Oranging of America and Other Stories. 1976. Rpt. Harmondsworth, U.K.: Penguin, 1981.
Barron, Ch. 8.
Bockris, Victor. With William Burroughs: A Report From the Bunker, rev. ed. 1996. Rpt. London: Fourth Estate, 1997.
Bovard, James. Terrorism and Tyranny: Trampling Freedom, Justice and Peace to Rid the World of Evil, rev. ed. New York City: Palgrave Macmillan, 2004: Ch. 10.
Brady, James. Paris One. 1977. Rpt. New York City: Dell, 1978.
Chabon, Michael. Telegraph Avenue, rev. ed. New York City: Harper Perennial, 2013: Ch. 1.
Cook, Nick. The Hunt for Zero Point: Inside the Classified World of Antigravity Technology. 2001. Rpt. New York City: Broadway Books, 2002: Ch. 11, 25.
Cornwell, John. A Thief in the Night: Life and Death in the Vatican. 1989. Rpt. New York City: Penguin Books, 2001.
Cramer, James J. Confessions of a Street Addict. New York City: Simon & Schuster, 2002: Ch. 1.
Doherty, Brian. Radicals for Capitalism: A Freewheeling History of the Modern American Libertarian Movement. New York City: PublicAffairs, 2007: Ch. 8.
Evans, Joe, and Christopher Brooks. Follow Your Heart: Moving With the Giants of Jazz, Swing, and Rhythm and Blues. Urbana, Ill.: U of Illinois P, 2008: Ch. 12.
Fearon, Ch. 16.
George, John, and Wilcox. American Extremists: Militias, Supremacists, Klansmen, Communists and Others, rev. ed. Amherst, N.Y.: Prometheus Books, 1996: Ch. 12, 17, 20.
Goldberg, J.J. Jewish Power: Inside the American-Jewish Establishment. Reading, Mass.: Addison-Wesley, 1996: Ch. 7-8.
Leebaert, Derek. The Fifty-Year Wound: The True Price of America's Cold War Victory. Boston: Little, Brown and Co., 2002: Ch. 8-9.
Miller, Stephen Paul. The Seventies Now: Culture as Surveillance. Durham, N.C.: Duke UP, 1999.
Moldea, Dark Victory, Ch. 33.
Neer, Robert M. Napalm: An American Biography. Cambridge, Mass.: The Belknap Press of Havard UP, 2013: Ch. 13.
Odishelidze & Laffer, Ch. 7.
Persico, Ch. 13.
Retro Hell: Life in the '70s and '80s, From Afros to Zotz. Ed. Darby Romeo. Boston: Back Bay Books/Little, Brown & Co., 1997.
Sandbrook, Ch. 7.
B.J. Schulman, 2-4, 6-7.
Vankin, Jonathan et al. The Big Book of the '70s: True Tales From Ten Years of Tackiness and Tumult! New York City: Paradox Books, 2000. 

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