Individual Author Record
Name: Andrew Allen WiestPen Name: Andrew Wiest, Andrew A. Wiest, Andy Wiest Genre: Non-Fiction Born: October 28, 1960 in Chicago, Illinois Sites:
Illinois ConnectionHe was born in Chicago, Illinois and graduated from the University of Illinois Chicago with his PhD.
Biographical and Professional InformationWiest is a historian, educator, writer, and editor. He has appeared on several documentaries for the History Channel, Granada Television and Lucasfilms and served as a commentator on military events for national news outlets including the ''San Francisco Chronicle'' and the ''Philidelphia Inquirer''.
*''Passchendaele and the Royal Navy'', Greenwood Press, 1995*''The Illustrated History of the Vietnam War'', Thunder Bay Press, 2000 - written with Chris McNab*''War in the Age of Technology: Myriad Faces of Modern Armed Conflict'', New York University Press, 2001 - editor and contributor, written with Geoffry Jensen*''The Pacific War: From Pearl Harbor to Hiroshima 1941-1945'', Spellbound Publishers Limited, 2001 - written with Gregory Louis Mattson*''The Illustrated History of World War I'', Grange Books, 2001*''Infantry Warfare: Strategy and Tactics'', Zenith Press, 2002 - written with MK Barbier*''The Vietnam War, 1956-1975'', Routledge, 2003*''Atlas of World War II'', Barnes & Noble, 2004 - written with David Jordan*''Haig: The Evolution of a Commander'', Potomac Books, 2005*''Rolling Thunder in a Gentle Land: The Vietnam War Revisted'', Osprey, 2006 - editor and contributor*''Vietnam's Forgotten Army: Heroism and Betrayal in the ARVN'', New York University Press, 2008