Category Archives: Popular Culture

New Global Wiley Press Room Launches!

October 2, 2009 – The new global Wiley Press Room has launched. To continue receiving the latest news from Wiley, please visit: http://www.wiley.com/go/press.

Expert Speaks to Revolution in Iran

June 25, 2009 – With constant news surrounding the disputed 6/12 elections in Iran, please consider Stephen Kinzer author of the best selling, All The Shah’s Men for an interview. “All The Shah’s Men” is about the United States overthrow of Mohammad Mossadegh which restored Mohammad Reza Shah to the throne, allowing him to impose […]

New Bio on George Steinbrenner Portrays the Real Boss

April 14, 2009 – He berated his players, tortured his managers and employees, but also won ten pennants and six World Series, and made his Yankees into the most revered and reviled franchise in all of sports. This complete biography of former New York Yankees principal owner George M. Steinbrenner takes an in-depth look at […]

FIVE EASY DECADES: How Jack Nicholson Became the Biggest Movie Star in Modern Times

January 26, 2009 – NOW IN PAPERBACK, this groundbreaking biography of Jack Nicholson is described by Publishers Weekly as, “A model biography: exhaustive, full of action, and startlingly illuminating. . . . McDougal presents an engrossing showcase of big films and bigger personalities [and he] makes Nicholson’s everyday life just as fascinating as his films. […]