Jeff Shear

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Gender MALE
Industry Publishing
Occupation Author/Writer
Location Durham, NC, United States
Introduction Jeff Shear is the author of the book, The Keys to the Kingdom, which was an investigation into a weapons deal between the US and Japan (the FSX), published by Doubleday in 1994. He has been a Fellow at The Center for Public Integrity, in Washington, DC where he was one of several contributors to the book The Buying of the Congress, published by Avon in 1998. Before that he served as staff correspondent for National Journal, with regular venues at the White House, Congress and Treasury. His magazine writing has appeared in The New York Times Magazine, Esquire, Rolling Stone and other national publications. He has written TV scripts for the National Geographic Channel, Discovery, and The History Channel. He is currently working on a digital biography about an American woman who spied for the British during World War II, which is being serialized on the History News Network, a project of the Center for History and the New Media at George Mason University: