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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Steven Weingartner  

Pen Name: None


Audience: Adult;

Born: N/A

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Illinois Connection

Steve lives in a suburb of Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Steve Weingartner is a writer and historian who specializes in military history and affairs. He is also a consultant to the History Channel.

Published Works

  • Lala`s Story, (co-author, Lala Fishman), Northwestern University Press, 1998
  • Faithful Warriors: A Combat Marine Remembers the Pacific War, Navel Institute Press, 2009
  • Chariots Like A Whirlwind: The Epic of Chariot Warfare, Praeger, 2010

Selected Titles At Your Library

Lala's story :
ISBN: 0810114992. OCLC Number:

Northwestern University Press,. Evanston, Ill. :. 1997.

Lala, a blonde, "Aryan-looking" Polish Jew, details her struggles to survive the Nazi occupation by passing as a Christian Gentile. The author now lives in Skokie, Il.

Faithful warriors :
ISBN: 1591144523. OCLC Number:

Naval Institute Press,. Annapolis, Md. :. ©2009.


Carl Sandburg, 1998, for Lala`s Story, (with Lala Fishman)

Speaking Engagements

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