Monday, July 30, 2012
Monday, July 23, 2012
TRANSFER DAY: MY FIVE YEAR ODYSSEY RESEARCHING AND WRITING A HISTORICAL NOVEL SET IN THE DANISH WEST INDIES-Part 2By Sophie Schiller
|Typical WWI U-boat|
To tackle these questions, I dove into the study of U-boats.
Thursday, July 19, 2012
Wednesday, July 18, 2012
About US Virgin Islands, Passenger Arrivals Index, 1906-1947
In addition, the names found in the index are linked to actual images of the passenger lists, copied from the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) microfilm lists.
Information contained in the index includes:
- Given name
- Arrival date
- Port of arrival
- Port of departure
- Ship name
Saturday, July 14, 2012
Sunday, July 8, 2012
A couple of weeks ago I got an email from one of my regular readers telling me that she had just published her first novel, set in 1917 St. Thomas. The book is called “Transfer Day”, by Sophie Shiller. It is available as a digital download on Amazon Kindle for 99¢. I believe it is soon to be published in paperback. If you’ve got a spare buck, give it a read. I bought a copy right away and found it quite enjoyable.
Here’s the description from Amazon.com: