Books by Kenneth D. Ackerman

Kenneth D. Ackerman is Of Counsel at Olsson, Frank and Weeda, P.C. He was born in Albany, New York and received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Brown University in 1973 and his Juris Doctor from Georgetown University Law Center in 1976. He was admitted t


TROTSKY IN NEW YORK, 1917 by Kenneth D. Ackerman
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Sept. 13, 2016

"An entertaining and informative account of a footnote to the life of one of the 20th century's most charismatic leaders."
An account of the two months in 1917 when Leon Trotsky "found refuge in the United States," where he experienced the "last gasp of the Belle Epoque." Read full book review >
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: June 1, 2007

"A slice of history with an always relevant underlying subject: how a democratic government balances civil liberties against the need for public safety."
Lively account of the government's heavy-handed response to the Red Menace. Read full book review >
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: July 1, 2003

"A welcome glimpse into the little-known time between the Civil War and the Gilded Age."
A behind-the-curtains glimpse at an often overlooked presidency, and at the cabals and conspiracies that brought it to an end. Read full book review >