Books by Donald McRae

Donald McRae is the only writer to have won Britain's prestigious William Hill Sports Book of the Year-called by some "the sports Booker"-twice, for Heroes Without a Country: America's Betrayal of Joe Louis and Jesse Owens and Dark Trade: Lost in Boxing.


THE LAST TRIALS OF CLARENCE DARROW by Donald McRae
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: June 1, 2009

"A persuasive, thoroughly winning brief."
A vivid re-creation of the three trials that capped the career of America's most famous attorney. Read full book review >
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: June 1, 2006

"While the outcome is known from the beginning, the author's account of the experiments and research that preceded it and his focus on the participants make for a dramatic read."
When the South African surgeon Christiaan Barnard performed the first human heart transplant in 1967, his success dashed the hopes of three American cardiac surgeons. Read full book review >