Books by Justin Martin

REBEL SOULS by Justin Martin
Released: Oct. 2, 2014

"The author's solid research into the connections of these curiously varied men and women makes this a wonderful story of one of the world's odd little cultural cliques."
Walt Whitman (1819-1892) is only the best known of Martin's (Genius of Place: The Life of Frederick Law Olmsted, 2011, etc.) gallery of the 19th-century bohemians who haunted Pfaff's Saloon in New York City. Read full book review >
GENIUS OF PLACE by Justin Martin
Released: June 1, 2011

"A revealing look at a still-underappreciated giant whose work touches posterity more intimately and more delightfully than many of his distinguished Civil War-era contemporaries."
The remarkable story of America's first, and still foremost, landscape architect. Read full book review >
NADER by Justin Martin
Released: Nov. 1, 2002

"A welcome portrait, one from which the famed gadfly's admirers and foes alike have much to learn."
An eyes-wide-open portrait of "an immensely polarizing figure" whose enemies—Democratic Party loyalists, Big Three stockholders, and Corvair enthusiasts among them—are legion. Read full book review >
GREENSPAN by Justin Martin
Released: Nov. 1, 2000

"An informative, sprightly introduction to the laissez-faire leader that will appeal to Wall Street groupies, stock market buffs, and members of the Official Greenspan Fan Club."
The life, times, and thoughts of Chairman Alan are encapsulated in a savvy bio of the most popular of all Federal Reserve chieftains. Read full book review >