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Some of my work is being adapted…into a heavy metal concept album! Meet Rekator.

In the above video, you will see my friend Karl from Germany (he featured rather prominently in my recent Wacken 2014 diary) introducing and promo-ing his new music project, which … Continue reading

August 28, 2014 · 2 Comments

Discovering paradise: the journal of Daniel Chamberlain, early Hawaii missionary.

Back in December I did a special series of articles called Hawaiian History Week, detailing various aspects of the fascinating history of the 50th state. One of those articles was … Continue reading

August 25, 2014 · 1 Comment

The Sage of Monticello looks skyward: Thomas Jefferson’s weather book.

Today I experienced perhaps the coolest thing that’s ever happened to me since I became a historian: in the reading room of the Massachusetts Historical Society, I was handed the … Continue reading

August 19, 2014 · 6 Comments

“Zombie Rebellion” gets a great review from Horror Novel Reviews!

My new historical zombie novel, Zombie Rebellion, has been out a bit more than a month now, and some reviews are beginning to hit the web. I was very pleased to … Continue reading

July 14, 2014 · Leave a comment

From the archives: the curious humor of 19th century almanacs.

My adventure in the archives of the Huntington Library continues! I’ve been looking at all kinds of old books this week, but one of the category of sources I’m looking … Continue reading

June 19, 2014 · 2 Comments

A zombie giveaway: win author Samie Sands’ new book “Lockdown”!

Guest Post by Samie Sands, author of Lockdown Lockdown Giveaway Samie Sands, author of the brand new zombie book Lockdown, is offering you the chance to win a free, signed paperback … Continue reading

June 18, 2014 · 1 Comment

Novels of the Presidents (Part I).

Originally posted on www.seanmunger.com:
The Presidency of the United States is arguably the most difficult and complicated job in the entire world, and in order to be effective…

June 12, 2014 · Leave a comment

Vitalogy: An amazing but very amusing medical Encyclopedia

Originally posted on If It Happened Yesterday, It's History:
We all have to thank Eddie Vedder for our curiosity in a very interesting home medical encyclopedia first published in…

June 11, 2014 · Leave a comment

Blog Hop: the writing process!

I was invited by the Planetary Defense Command blog–their tag line is “defending the planet from bad science fiction”–to participate in a blog hop around the theme, the writing process. … Continue reading

June 9, 2014 · 3 Comments

It’s release day for “Zombie Rebellion”! The revolution of the living dead!

At last the day is here! My new book Zombie Rebellion was released today by Samhain Horror. It’s available in e-book and paperback format, and you can get it on … Continue reading

June 3, 2014 · Leave a comment
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