Books by Peter Duffy

THE AGITATOR by Peter Duffy
Released: March 19, 2019

"A well-fleshed-out biography featuring an appropriate amount of historical context."
A biography of an important 20th-century activist who was one of the first to stand up to "the well-publicized injustices of the Third Reich." Read full book review >
Released: July 22, 2014

"An entertaining work duly informed by Duffy's knowledge of both the war and New York City."
A sympathetic portrait of a reluctant, little-known German-American double agent on the eve of World War II. Read full book review >
Released: Oct. 1, 2007

"Capably transforms one of the bleakest episodes in modern history into an instructive account of events that have lasting repercussions to this day."
Journalist Duffy (The Bielski Brothers: The True Story of Three Men Who Defied the Nazis, Saved 1,200 Jews, and Built a Village in the Forest, 2003) recounts the story of the "Strokestown Massacre," offering a vivid account of the Great Irish Famine along the way. Read full book review >