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The best literary journalism

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The Art of Fact: A Historical Anthology of Literary Journalism
The Art of Fact: A Historical Anthology of Literary Journalism
"the best historical anthology"
True Stories: A Century of Literary Journalism (Medill School of Journalism Visions of the American Press)
True Stories: A Century of Literary Journalism (Medill School of Journalism Visions of the American Press)
"an excellent overview"
Literary Journalists
Literary Journalists
"a great collection of interviews from the 1980s"
Literary Journalism
Literary Journalism
"an excellent mid-'90s anthology"
Hiroshima
Hiroshima
"one of the master works"
The Bottom of the Harbor (Modern Library)
The Bottom of the Harbor (Modern Library)
"Mitchell is a founding father of the genre"
The New Journalism
The New Journalism
"an important anthology put together by Tom Wolfe in the early '70s"
In Cold Blood
In Cold Blood
"the book that got me hooked; unforgettable"
The Armies of the Night: History as a Novel, the Novel as History
The Armies of the Night: History as a Novel, the Novel as History
"Mailer is a modern master"
The Executioner's Song
The Executioner's Song
"possibly Mailer's best nonfiction work"
The Fight
The Fight
"probably Mailer's most fun work of journalism"
The Gay Talese Reader: Portraits and Encounters
The Gay Talese Reader: Portraits and Encounters
"they don't get much better than Talese"
Thy Neighbor's Wife
Thy Neighbor's Wife
"Talese's book on sex in the Seventies"
Esquire's Big Book of Great Writing: More than 70 Years of Celebrated Journalism
Esquire's Big Book of Great Writing: More than 70 Years of Celebrated Journalism
"a great collection"
The Last Cowboy
The Last Cowboy
"'New Yorker' writer Jane Kramer is wonderful"
Two Towns in Provence: Map of Another Town and a Considerable Town
Two Towns in Provence: Map of Another Town and a Considerable Town
"MFK Fisher is a very influential literary journalist"
Into the Wild
Into the Wild
"unforgettable"
The King of the Ferret Leggers and Other True Stories
The King of the Ferret Leggers and Other True Stories
"contains my favourite piece of journalism, "The Voyeur""
Real Property
Real Property
"Sara Davidson has one of the most pleasing idioms around"
Saturday Night
Saturday Night
"a gem by Susan Orlean"
The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test
The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test
"Tom Wole's fascinating book about Ken Kesey and the Merry Pranksters"
The Right Stuff
The Right Stuff
"a compelling account about the first astronauts; my favorite of Wolfe's books"
Whiteout: Lost in Aspen
Whiteout: Lost in Aspen
"any of Conover's books are work reading, but this small one is my favorite"
The Earl of Louisiana
The Earl of Louisiana
"Liebling's account of Governor Earl Long"
Motoring with Mohammed: Journeys to Yemen and the Red Sea
Motoring with Mohammed: Journeys to Yemen and the Red Sea
"Excellent"
The New New Journalism: Conversations with America's Best Nonfiction Writers on Their Craft
The New New Journalism: Conversations with America's Best Nonfiction Writers on Their Craft
"interviews with the very best practitioners"