Gary Zuercher’s career path has been quite different than that of most professional photographers because he has simultaneously combined a highly successful business career with a successful career as ... Read full author bio >
"A superb pictorial evocation of the City of Light, full of dazzling images and intriguing lore."
Joan Boothe has been fascinated with Antarctic history since childhood, when she first read stories about explorers like Roald Amundsen, Robert Falcon Scott, and Ernest Shackleton. But it was decades ... Read full author bio >
"...serious readers, armchair historians and geography or maritime buffs will find it a most rewarding journey."
An award-winning author and editor, Ralph Reynolds has published fiction and
non-fiction books. He has written widely about sports, nature, economics and agriculture. His writing has appeared in periodicals ranging ... Read full author bio >
"While (Reynolds) hasn’t found the mother lode from which the placer deposits came, he’s struck gold with his tale of “blood and guts, hope and hardship, dust and disappointment."
Johnny Townsend earned an MFA in Fiction Writing from Louisiana State University. He has published stories and essays in Newsday, The Washington Post, The Los Angeles Times, The Progressive, The ... Read full author bio >
"An irreverent, honest look at life outside the mainstream Mormon Church."
Mack W. Borgen is a graduate of Harvard Law School and a national award-winning author for his first two volumes of Dead Serious and Lighthearted - The Memorable Words of Modern ... Read full author bio >
"Borgen (The Relevance of Reason, 2013) bravely undertakes the herculean task of presenting an overview of recent U.S. history... Crucially, the author follows each of these entries (of the Memorable Words from Speeches, Books, Writings, and Other Sources) with a concise explanation of 'context, meaning, and impact' ... (T)he volume retains a depth that goes far beyond simple nostalgia. The work's approach to the study of history may inspire the search for commonalities without erasing differences. ... A solid and entertaining reference book packed with cultural highlights and pivotal moments from a wide array of sources."
Lois Farfel Stark is an Emmy Award-winning producer, documentary filmmaker, and author of The Telling Image: Shapes of Changing Times. During her distinguished career she produced and wrote over forty ... Read full author bio >
"In this lavishly illustrated coffee-table tome, Stark, a documentary filmmaker, pairs photos of highly patterned buildings, cities, tools, and diagrams with commentary on the zeitgeist that allegedly birthed them."
Neal F. Thompson entered the United States Army as a warrant officer candidate in August 1970, two months after graduation from Riverside-Brookfield High School in Riverside, Illinois. He completed flight ... Read full author bio >
"An impressively argued takedown of historical orthodoxy."
Jerry Dubs has been traveling forward through time for six decades. His books are detours to the past, signposts to the future and billboards for today.
An award winning journalist ... Read full author bio >
"An intelligently constructed and exciting peek into the distant past."
Kofi Ayim was born in Ghana, West Africa to Akan parents. He is described by both admirers and critics as a traditionalist with insightful knowledge of the culture, tradition and ... Read full author bio >
"As a member of the 1st Battalion, 1st Company of the Revolutionary Army, Cudjo clashed with British forces at Yorktown, Valley Forge, and alongside 800 other black soldiers at Monmouth, the largest battle of the war."
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