Welcome! Thank you for being among those who are making pre-publication orders of The Soldier, the Avatar, and the Holocaust! Your books will ship during the first half of September.
I’m looking forward to the actual book launch! It’s in Albany, NY, during the weekend of September 9th. My father’s army unit, the 42nd Rainbow Division, is having it’s annual convention and they’ve approved my selling The Soldier, the Avatar, and the Holocaust there. I can’t think of a more appropriate launch pad for this important book.
In my blogs each week, I will post related-WWII history dates and events. Each event will have indicate a website so that you may read more about those items that interest you. To get caught up, I’ll start with August. If you have items to add, please let me know. The entire list of events appears in my book for reference.
Events this month in WWII Holocaust history:
Aug. 1936. Olympics in Berlin.
Aug. 3, 1938. Italy enacts sweeping anti-Semitic laws
Aug. 6, 1945 Bombing of Hiroshima
Aug. 8, 1938. Mauthausen concentration camp opens in Austria
Aug. 8, 1939. Battle of Britain begins
Aug. 9, 1945. Bombing of Nagasaki
Aug. 15, 1945. V-J Day: Victory over Japan proclaimed
Aug. 25, 1944. German forces surrender in Paris
Don’t forget to order your pre-publication book HERE! You get a book autographed to you personally, a Reader’s Guide, and free shipping. Order five books and you’ll receive six. Such a deal!
I’d love to hear from you!