A. Independent journalist
A. William Faulkner Thomas Mann V.S. Naipaul W.G. Sebald
A. "The Magic Mountain," by Thomas Mann "The Power Broker," by Robert Caro "The Past Is a Foreign Country," by David Lowenthal "For Cause and Comrades," by James McPherson Bruce Catton's three-volume history of the Army of the Potomac
A. "The Years that Were Fat," by George Kates
A. Rewrite, then rewrite, the rewrite.