Perry Buck was born in Birmingham, England and has worked as a journalist and public relations professional all his life. He has lived and worked around the world including the United States and the Middle East and now lives in Birmingham with his f amily. An award-winning PR practitioner and award-nominated journalist, Perry has over 20 years experience as a published travel writer. As a proven non-fiction writer with a passion for history and politics, he has written about Auschwitz since his v ery first visit there in 1992. His articles ranging from World War I to the Arab-Israeli conflict have appeared in over 30 newspapers and magazines around the world. His travels have taken him from Antarctica to Mount Everest.