It is said that behind every great fortune there is a crime. Here’s a true-life drama of self-invention, greed and ambition involving four larger-than-life men who singly, and together, helped create California. A book to be read after you’ve watched “There Will Be Blood.”
Posted on Feb 7, 2008
Mark Arax, author and journalist, is finishing his third book, a collection of essays on California to be published by PublicAffairs.