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A 40-Year Search for Truth: My Life in Books and Newspapers

David Maraniss has spent the last three years researching a book about the McCarthy Red Scare era and contemplating the echoes from then to today under a president once tutored by Roy Cohn, who long ago had been Joe McCarthy's right hand man. Those two eras will serve as the bookends of the Pulitzer Prize-winning writer's discussion of his 40-plus year search for truth in his books and newspaper articles.

David Maraniss

David Maraniss is an associate editor at The Washington Post and the author of six critically-acclaimed best-selling books about history, politics and sports, including "Rome 1960: The Olympics that Stirred the World," the book that inspired a documentary....

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