Los Angeles, CA, April 08, 2008 --(PR.com
)-- Outskirts Press, Inc. has published Black Gold Gray by Richard David Rosenblatt and George Michael Crall, which is the author’s most recent book to date. The 5.5 x 8.5 Paperback in the Action & Adventure category is available worldwide on book retailer websites such as Amazon and Barnes & Noble for a suggested retail price of $15.95. Black Gold Gray is also available in its 5.5 x 8.5 Hardback w/ Jacket edition for $29.95. The webpage at www.outskirtspress.com/blackgoldgray was launched simultaneously with the book’s publication.
About the Book (Excerpts & Info)
Gripping saga based on the actual lives of 8 outstanding West Point 1949 classmates who survived WWII, the Gripping saga based on the composite actual lives of 8 outstanding West Point 1949 classmates who survived WWII, the Korean War, and Vietnam, and then went on a secret mission in 2004. The action moves from Saudi Arabia to Iraq, through Germany and into Paris, down to Morocco, and into the Sahara. This expose reveals conspiracies in Washington, London, and the Middle East and the reasons for American military involvement in Iraq.
Deftly constructed at 284 pages, Black Gold Gray is being aggressively promoted to appropriate markets with a focus on the Action & Adventure category. With U.S. wholesale distribution through Ingram and Baker & Taylor, and pervasive online availability through Amazon, Barnes & Noble and elsewhere, Black Gold Gray meets consumer demand through both retail and library markets with a suggested retail price of $15.95 and $29.95, respectively.
Additionally, Black Gold Gray 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 wholesale online bookstore at www.outskirtspress.com/buybooks
ISBN: 9781432719203 Format: 5.5 x 8.5 Paperback SRP: $15.95
ISBN: 9781432719210 Format: 5.5 x 8.5 Hardback w/ Jacket SRP: $29.95
For more information or to contact the author, visit www.outskirtspress.com/blackgoldgray
About the Author
Richard Rosenblatt was born in New York City on June 18, 1926. He served in the Air Force during World War II. In 1945 he entered West Point and was graduated in the Class of 1949. He attended the Ground General School at Fort Riley, Kansas and completed Air Force Pilot Training at Vance Air Force Base. He served as a pilot in Germany, France and Morocco, and was in the OSI as a linguist and analyst in German, French, Spanish and Russian. Transferring to the USAF Reserve, he founded Atwood Richards Inc. It became the largest advertising media company in the US in 1968 when it merged with Chemway, NYSE, where he became a Director. He was an Underwriting Member of Lloyd’s for 20 years; and Chairman of the Audit Committee of the Board of Directors of Superscope/Marantz, NYSE. He was Publisher of Ranch & Coast Magazine. In 2006 he won four gold medals in the San Diego Senior Olympics. He lives with his wife, Lois, in Rancho Santa Fe, California.
George Crall was born in San Francisco, on July 9, 1923. He attended Antioch College before entering the Army in World War II, where he served in the 314th Engineers, 89th Infantry Division. In 1945 he entered West Point and was graduated in the Class of 1949. After graduation from West Point, he was commissioned in the United States Marine Corps and served on active duty from 1950 to 1953. He retired from the United States Marine Corps Reserve as a Colonel. He is a graduate of the United States Marine Corps Command and Staff College and the United States Naval War College. He was Vice President of Design and Construction for ITT-Sheraton Hotels. He was President of C F Braun Constructors, a worldwide engineering and construction firm. He has managed the construction of major industrial projects in Africa, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait and Iran. Mr. Crall is Senior Vice President of Crall Constructors Inc. He lives with his wife, Muriel, in Newport Beach, California.
About Outskirts Press, Inc.
Outskirts Press, Inc. offers turn-key, full-service, custom self-publishing for authors seeking a cost-effective, fast, and flexible way to publish and distribute their books worldwide while retaining all their rights and full creative control. In 2007, the Denver Business Journal recognized Outskirts Press as the 3rd fastest-growing privately-held company in Colorado, with a growth rate of 1,560% since 2004. Available for authors globally at www.outskirtspress.com and located on the outskirts of Denver, Colorado, Outskirts Press represents the future of book publishing, today.
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