Books by David M. Oshinsky

Released: Nov. 15, 2016

"A lively contribution to popular histories of New York and its institutions, worthy of shelving alongside Robert Caro's The Power Broker and Edwin Burrows and Mike Wallace's Gotham."
An eye-opening history of the Manhattan hospital whose name is a byword for asylums everywhere. Read full book review >
Released: April 1, 1996

"A well-paced, revealing history of hard times."
An absorbing tale of a Southern prison whose name is synonymous with brutality. Read full book review >