Award-winning author of nonfiction, fiction and screenplays.
More than a year ago I wrote about a poll by the Pew Research Center that revealed support for a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border was strong. It still is, and now that Donald Trump is our president-elect, many wonder if he’ll make good on his campaign vow. As it was then and now, building…
“In this provocative and engaging book, Peter Eichstaedt has given us an insightful and fascinating on-the-ground account of how the US-Mexico divide has turned into an increasingly militarized frontier of fear.” —Peter Andreas, author of Smuggler Nation: How Illicit Trade Made America and Border Games: Policing the U.S.-Mexico Divide
“A powerful and long-over due expose of greed and violence in the battle over Africa’s mineral wealth.”
–Greg Campbell, author of Blood Diamonds
“Exhilarating, exhaustive, and written with a passion for a troubled land.”
–Rob Crilly, author of Saving Darfur
“You must read this powerful book.”
–Archbishop Desmond Tutu
How America’s frantic entry into the nuclear age devastated and continues to damage the Navajo people and their communities.
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“A critical read for anyone looking to understand what’s at stake as American forces leave Afghanistan.” –Tom Peter, of the Christian Science Monitor +++ “Authentic voices of Afghanistan … capable reporting as compelling reading, vitally important….” — David Isby, Afghanistan, Graveyard of Empires.
Praise for The Dangerous Divide
An article about Above the Din of War, Denver Post book section, June 2, 2013
The World Beyond the Headlines at Seminary Co-op Books, U of Chicago