Individual Author Record
Please Note: Since Mr. Cohen has not lived in Illinois, the only book of his listed in the Illinois Authors Wiki is the book he co-authored about Chicago Mayor Richard J Daley - an Illinois subject of of interest. Please see his webpage to learn more about his other books.
Biographical and Professional Information
Cohen is a lawyer and author. He is a member of the New York Times editorial board and was a senior writer at Time. Prior to entering journalism, he was an education-reform lawyer, and a lawyer for the Southern Poverty Law Center in Montgomery, Alabama. He is the author of Nothing to Fear: FDR’s Inner Circle and the Hundred Days that Created Modern America, The Perfect Store: Inside eBay and co-author of American Pharaoh: Mayor Richard J. Daley, His Battle for Chicago and the Nation. A native of Manhattan, he is a graduate of the Bronx High School of Science, Harvard College and Harvard Law School.
- American Pharaoh: Mayor Richard J. Daley - His Battle for Chicago and the Nation , Back Bay Books, 2001- written with Elizabeth Taylor.
Titles At Your Library
American Pharaoh: Mayor Richard J. Daley - His Battle for Chicago and the Nation
Back Bay Books. 2001
Now in paperback comes the story of Richard J. Daley, the last of the big city bosses, the patriarch of a political dynasty, and a major national figure in American urban politics. of photos.