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 >