Richard H. Smith


Richard Harris Smith is an historian, political consultant, and dealer in rare books and manuscripts. He wrote the first history of the World War II Office of Strategic Services (OSS), co-authored a biography of CIA Director Allen Dulles, has been a Professor of International Relations, and worked in the California campaigns of four Democratic presidential candidates. He's now writing a biography of California Savings & Loan moguls Bart Lytton and Louis Galen.