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Award-winning military historian, children’s book author, and proud US Army veteran.
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I’m happy to announce that The Fires of Babylon: Eagle Troop and the Battle of 73 Easting was named a Finalist at this year’s International Book Awards. Special thanks goes to the troopers of 73 Easting who graciously gave me their time and memories. Without their help and enthusiastic cooperation, this book would never have … More “Fires of Babylon” named a Finalist at the 2017 International Book Awards.
It is with great sorrow that I report the death of General Harold G. “Hal” Moore. General Moore passed away peacefully in his sleep on February 10, 2017 – a few days shy of his 95th birthday. Ironically, February 10 was his wife’s birthday. I had the incredible honor of writing General Moore’s biography, Hal … More Remembering General Hal Moore
Upcoming projects set for release (or scheduled for completion) in 2017-19: Hal Moore on Leadership. Anticipated release: Independence Day 2017. World War II Night Before Christmas. My second children’s book. Written in verse, this satirical rendition of “The Night Before Christmas” features Santa Claus visiting the Allied troops at Bastogne during the Battle of the … More Upcoming Projects: 2017-2019
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