Bellevue, NE, December 07, 2011 --(PR.com
)-- Outskirts Press, Inc. has published Peace Was His Profession: A Story of Sacrifice and the Strategic Air Command by M. G. Petranick. The author's most recent book to date is a 6 x 9 paperback in the military biography category and is available worldwide on book retailer websites such as Amazon and Barnes & Noble. The webpage at www.outskirtspress.com/peacewashisprofession was launched simultaneously with the book's publication.
This book tells the story of Col. Albert G. Petranick from his tough upbringing in Johnson City, New York, to the halls of Notre Dame and a lost future on the football field, through to the skies over Vietnam flying a B-52. This loyal son of Our Lady led a life of purpose, duty, honor and sacrifice to this nation. He lived the motto of the Strategic Air Command: “Peace is Our Profession.”
146 pages in length, Peace Was His Profession: A Story of Sacrifice and the Strategic Air Command is being aggressively promoted to appropriate markets with a focus on the military biography category. With U.S. wholesale distribution through Ingram and Baker & Taylor, and pervasive online availability through Amazon, Barnes & Noble and elsewhere, Peace Was His Profession meets consumer demand through both retail and library markets with a suggested retail price of $9.95.
Additionally, Peace Was His Profession can be ordered by retailers or wholesalers for the maximum trade discount price set by the author in quantities of ten or more from the Outskirts Press Direct bookstore at www.outskirtspress.com/bookstore.
ISBN: 9781432781569 Format: 6 x 9 paperback white SRP: $9.95
For more information or to contact the author, visit www.outskirtspress.com/peacewashisprofession.
About the author:
Michael G. Petranick is currently a graduate student at the University of Nebraska, Omaha, pursuing a Master’s Degree in History. He is also a graduate student at the American Military University pursuing a Master’s Degree in Military and Strategic Studies/Asymmetrical Warfare as well as a graduate degree in National Security Studies. This book is the result of a school assignment in which a five page veteran’s biography was to be written for a course. Realizing that there was a much bigger tale to tell, the author decided to write this book and honor his father by telling his story.
About Outskirts Press, Inc.
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