Authors Needed for Histories of Modern Nations series
Hisory experts needed to write chronological narrative histories of Latin American, Middle Eastern and Asian countries for high school students up through the general public.
Countries needed include: Columbia, Dominican Republic, Haiti, Puerto Rico, Kuwait, Syria, Pakistan, and Thailand.
70,000 words each; manuscript deadline of 12 months from contract signing
These reference works will include an introduction to the nation, 6-10 chapters surveying the country's history with an emphasis on the 20th century, an appendex including 20-40 biographical entries on the key figures in the country’s history, a bibliographical essay on significant contemporary works accessible to the general reader, a glossary of frequently used terms, and a general subject index.
Authors must have Ph.D. and/or be independent scholars who are subject specialists and proven producers of pertinent publications. Co-authoring is fine. Replies only to qualified candidates.
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