Persico, Joseph E.

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PERSICO, Joseph E.

PERSICO, Joseph E. American, b. 1930. Genres: History, Biography. Career: Member of the staff of New York Governor Averell Harriman, 1956-59; Foreign Service Officer, U.S. Information Agency, Brazil and Argentina, 1959-63; Speechwriter, New York State Dept. of Health, 1964-66; Chief Speechwriter for Governor and Vice President Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1967-77. Publications: My Enemy, My Brother: Men and Days of Gettysburg, 1977; Piercing the Reich, 1979; The Spiderweb, 1979; The Imperial Rockefeller: A Biography of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1982; Murrow: An American Original, 1988; Casey: William J. Casey, From the OSS to the CIA, 1990; Nuremburg, Infamy on Trial, 1994; Collaborater, Autobiography of General Colin L. Powell, 1995; Roosevelt's Secret War, 2001. Address: 222 Heritage Rd, Guilderland, NY 12084, U.S.A.