Richard Panchyk |Author of 33 Books|

Selected Works

This book takes the reader on a journey through American history, highlighting 70 of the most important moments in our country's history and providing the context for each of the keys to understanding our history.
A fun-filled thrill ride through Long Island's hidden history that uncovers fascinating remnants of the past.
A richly illustrated history of one of the greatest cities in the world.
A history of the Court with highlights of the important cases.
A history with 25 activities and numerous firsthand accounts by soldiers, sailors, marines, Holocaust survivors, and homefront patriots.
This book highlights ghosts, pirates, and very large radishes in Long Island's history
A book that teaches kids how infrastructure works, with fun activities.
A lavishly illustrated book chronicling the life and times of Galileo.
The primer on archaeology for kids of all ages. Used by schools and libraries nationwide, recommended by several organizations.
A full-color book on everything folk art, from quilts to paintings to tramp art.

Our Supreme Court

The book is truly one-of-a-kind. It features 35 interviews with a wide variety of relevant figures, including legal and political minds, as well as writers and artists. Interviews include Rudolph Giuliani, Mario Cuomo, James Baker, Morley Safer, as well as five former Attorneys General, four former Solicitors General, and a quote from the current Attorney General. Also included are fascinating firsthand accounts from the people whose cases made it to the nationís highest Court, including Jane Roe, Dollree Mapp, and John Tinker. The book features interviews with nearly every major litigant in the area of freedom of religion, including Barnette, Gobitis, and McCollum. They describe how their cases came about and how their lives changed as a result. Many of these people have rarely spoken out about their casess, and now, for the first time ever, they are all assembled in one book!