Individual Author Record
Name: Edwin BlackPen Name: None Genre: C:ADULT Non-Fiction Born: in Chicago, Illinois Sites:
Illinois ConnectionBorn in Chicago, Edwin was raised in Jewish neighborhoods in the area.
Biographical and Professional InformationEdwin Black is a syndicated columnist, and journalist specializing in the historical interplay between economics and politics in the Middle East, petroleum policy, the abuses practiced by corporations, and the financial underpinnings of Nazi Germany, among other topics. Black's eight works of non-fiction have been translated into an array of non-English languages, including French, Polish, Hungarian, Dutch, German, Spanish, Japanese, Portuguese, and Hebrew.Black began working as a professional journalist while still in high school, later attending university where he further developed the craft. In the late 1970s he was a founder of the investigative magazine, The Chicago Monthly. He also was a frequent freelance contributor to the four major Chicago newspapers of the day, the Tribune, the Daily News, the Sun-Times, and Chicago Today, as well as such weeklies as Chicago Reader and Chicago Magazine
*''IBM and the Holocaust: The Strategic Alliance between Nazi Germany and America's Most Powerful Corporation'', Crown, 2001*''Format C'', Brookline Books/Lumen Editions, 1999*''The Transfer Agreement--25th Anniversary Edition: The Dramatic Story of the Pact Between the Third Reich and Jewish Palestine'', Brookline Books/Lumen Editions, 1999*''IBM and the Holocaust: The Strategic Alliance between Nazi Germany and America's Most Powerful Corporation '', Crown, 2001*''War Against the Weak: Eugenics and America's Campaign to Create a Master Race(Originally printed in 2003)'', Dialog Press, 2008*''Banking on Baghdad: Inside Iraq's 7,000-year History of War, Profit, and Conflict (Originally printed in 2004)'', Dialog Press, 2008*''Internal Combustion: How Corporations and Governments Addicted the World to Oil and Derailed the Alternatives'', St Martin's Griffin, 2009*''The Plan: How to Rescue Society the Day the Oil Stops--or the Day Before '', Dialog Press, 2008*''Nazi Nexus: America's Corporate Connections to Hitler's Holocaust '', Dialog Press, 2009*''British Petroleum and the Redline Agreement: The West's Secret Pact to Get Mideast Oil '', Dialog Press, 2011