Bill Yenne is the author of more than three dozen non-fiction books, as well as several novels. He has contributed to encyclopedias of both world wars, and has appeared in documentaries airing on the History Channel, the National Geographic Channel, the Smithsonian Channel and ARD German Television. The Wall Street Journal has called Mr. Yenne's work “splendid,” while Publishers Weekly has used the adjective “remarkable.” General Wesley Clark called his recent biography of Alexander the Great, the “best yet.”
Mr. Yenne is a graduate of the Stanford University Professional Publishing Course, and is the founder of American Graphic Systems, whose AGS BookWorks division is the producer of nearly 200 large-format, illustrated books.
The plot has more twists and turns than the Missouri
River… Yenne effectively evokes the loneliness and wide open spaces of the Big Sky Country.
— Michael Castleman, author of the Ed Rosenberg mystery series
Yenne’s book excels as a study in leadership.
— The New Yorker
A stirring biography.
— Publishers Weekly
Bill Yenne has produced a fascinating and exhaustively researched biography, cutting through legend to place the Lakota leader squarely in his own cultural context.
Top pick of the year for “Cocktail Conversation.”
— Condé Nast Portfolio Magazine
A fine book… gives beer enthusiasts all the information and education necessary to take beer culture out of the clutches of light lagers and back into the dark ages.
— Sam Calagione, founder
Dogfish Head Craft Brewery
The greatest flying story of all time.
— Dan-Roam, pilot and best-selling author of The Back of the Napkin