About the Author
D. S. Hannon is an historian of Women?s and modern Asian/Middle Eastern events. After studying for an M.A. in history at Florida State University, she became a professor of English, Computer Science and English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL). She is author of historical articles and lectures on Asian/Middle Eastern history. Ms. Hannon is also an accomplished opera singer and has performed in both Europe and the United States. She resides in Orlando, Florida with her husband and two sons. She is currently completing an historical novel due for publication in late 2002.