Posts made in December, 2016


Jeff Shaara’s Recommendations


Posted By on Dec 21, 2016

Jeff Shaara is a 14 time consecutive New York Times Best Selling Author. Before becoming a writer, Jeff operated a rare coin business out of his home at the age of 16. After moving to Tampa and having his own retail store, Jeff became one of the most widely known precious-metals dealers in Florida. In 1988, Jeff decided to sell his business and manage his father’s estate after his father, Michael Shaara, died. Jeff’s father, Michael,...

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David M. Friedman’s recommendations


Posted By on Dec 13, 2016

David Friedman is an author and journalist. Friedman has written for Esquire, GQ, Rolling Stone, and was a reporter for New York Newsday and the Philadelphia Daily News. Friedman’s first book A Mind of Its Own: A Cultural History of the Penis, has been published in 20 countries. His second book The Immortalists-a shocking and remarkable true story about Charles Lindbergh and Dr. Alexis Carrel’s quest to live forever. He...

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David Wishart Recommendations


Posted By on Dec 13, 2016

David Wishart is an author, known for his Marcus Corvinus series born in Arbroath, Scotland. He studied Classics – Latin and Greek – at Edinburgh University and after graduation taught for four years in a secondary school. Wishart then retrained as a teacher of English as a Foreign Language and worked abroad for eleven years, in Kuwait, Greece and Saudi Arabia. He returned to Scotland in 1990 and now lives in Carnoustie,...

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Dr. H.W. Brands’ Recommendations


Posted By on Dec 10, 2016

Dr. H.W. Brands is a best selling author and professor at the University of Texas at Austin. As a writer he has written 25 books, has coauthored or edited five others, and published dozens of articles and scores of reviews. Studying History and Mathematics, Brands earned his undergraduate degree in History from Stanford University, later earning his Ph.D in History at the University of Texas at Austin. Teaching history and mathematics...

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John Hibbing’s Recommendations


Posted By on Dec 9, 2016

Dr. John Hibbing is an author and Foundation Regents Professor of Political Science and Psychology at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Hibbing is in the Dana College Athletic Hall of Fame, and collaborated with graduate students to create the course “Genes, Behavior, and Politics.” He has been a NATO fellow in Science, a Senior Fulbright Fellow, a Guggenheim Fellow, and was recently elected a Fellow in the American...

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