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Nathan Ward

Nathan Ward
© Jacob Ward

Nathan Ward, who was an editor with American Heritage, has written for The New York Times and other publications. He lives in Brooklyn, New York, not far from the Red Hook piers. He is the author of Dark Harbor: The War for the New York Waterfront and The Lost Detective: Becoming Dashiell Hammett.

Nathan Ward

© Jacob Ward

Nathan Ward

Dark Harbor

Nathan Ward
Picador
Picador

"They'd never kill a reporter...." On the morning of April 29, 1948, a West Side pier hiring boss was shot on his way to work. The murder reminded the New York Sun's city editor of...

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