James O'Shea

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General Information

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Name: James O'Shea

Pen Name: None

Genres: Non-Fiction

Born: 1943 in East St. Louis, Illinois

Website: www.jameseoshea.com

Email: jamesoshe@gmail.com

Illinois Connection

James O'Shea currently lives in Chicago, Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

A former editor-in chief of the Los Angeles Times and managing editor of the Chicago Tribune, James O'Shea is an author of three books and numerous magazine and newspaper stories. He was also a co-founder of The Chicago News Cooperative, an innovative news start-up that created a Chicago-based digital news site and supplied content for The New York Times.

Published Works

  • The Daisy Chain, Pocket Books, 1991
  • Dangerous Company: Management Consultants and the Businesses They Save and Ruin (With Charles Madigan), Penguin Books, 1998
  • The Deal from Hell: How Moguls and Wall Street Plundered Great American Newspapers , Public Affairs, 2011

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

The Daisy Chain

ISBN: 0671733036
Release Date: 1991-02

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Literary Awards

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

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Contact Mr. O'Shea via his email or at the following address: 2242 N. Lincoln Park West, Apt. 3 E Chicago, Illinois 60614

External Links

James O'Shea on WorldCat

James O'Shea on Amazon


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