About the Author
Douglas A. Rankin holds degrees in Foreign Languages and Linguistics from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and Kent State University in Ohio, with additional graduate work at the University of Miami and Florida Atlantic University. He was a school administrator in Germany and Austria and instructed foreign languages and English in Florida and New York before entering the business world. Articles, reviews, and stories by and about Douglas A. Rankin have appeared in various atheist and freethought publications in the United States and the United Kingdom. Retired and living in North Carolina, Rankin is an honorary ordained minister who continues to pursue research in liguistics and biblical studies.