Congratulations to Antonio Thompson
Antonio, author of German Jackboots on Kentucky Bluegrass: Housing German POWs in Kentucky, 1942-1946 (Diversion Press, 2008) just had his second book published. The University of Tennessee Press will be releasing Men In German Uniform: Axis POWs in America this month.
On Friday October 8, 2010 Antonio was one of the keynote speakers at the Southern Festival of Books in Nashville, Tennessee. Antonio lectured at 4 p.m. in the Senate Chambers to a standing room only crowd.
Antonio, who just finished a visiting professorship teaching military history at West Point, is currently working hard on finishing his third book which is under contract with Routledge.