Books by Peter Pringle

HISTORY
Released: May 8, 2012

"A gripping account of academic politics and the birth of the pharmaceutical industry."
Pringle (The Murder of Nikolai Vavilov, 2008, etc.) tells a complex tale of scientific intrigue. Read full book review >
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: May 1, 2008

"The war on science is an old story. Pringle lends it specific weight with this chilling story of a man who, had he survived, might have saved millions of lives."
A tragic story of the totalitarian suppression of knowledge—one that is all too familiar to history, even in our own time. Read full book review >
DAY OF THE DANDELION by Peter Pringle
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: May 1, 2007

"The results, based in part on Pringle's nonfiction work Food, Inc. (2003), are original, fast-paced and altogether delightful."
Academics meet 007 in a thriller about genetically modified foods. Read full book review >
NON-FICTION
Released: June 10, 2003

"A meaty addition to the growing GM debate."
Two cheers for transgenic tomatoes and Frankensteined frankfurters. Read full book review >
HISTORY
Released: Jan. 1, 2001

"A lucid and often bitter chronicle of yet another day that lives in infamy. (b&w illustrations)"
Two investigative journalists (who originally reported the story for the London Sunday Times) summarize in wrenching fashion the events of January 30, 1972, when British paratroopers fired on a civil-rights demonstration, killing 13 Irish civilians. Read full book review >