Books by Arthur Allen

Arthur Allen is a Washington-based journalist who has written on aspects of this subject in the New York Times Magazine, The New Republic, the Washington Post, The Atlantic, and Salon.

Released: July 21, 2014

"An unforgettable book."
The harrowing story of two brilliant immunologists, one Christian, one Jewish, who were separated during World War II yet found heroic ways to turn their typhus vaccine research against the Nazis. Read full book review >
RIPE by Arthur Allen
Released: March 1, 2010

"An eye-opener for foodies, consumers and social-justice activists alike."
A robust tale of how tomatoes get to the table and why some don't taste very good when they get there. Read full book review >
Released: Jan. 15, 2007

"Solid, attention-holding history. "
Washington-based journalist Allen looks closely at how authorities have imposed preventive vaccination against infectious diseases and how people have responded to that imposition. Read full book review >