Author Edward Parr is an amateur historian, avid reader, attorney, former playwright, and  member of the World War One Historical Association, living in the Washington D.C. area. The Kingdoms Fall series was inspired primarily by the “Richard Sharpe” series by Bernard Cornwell, the “Aubrey-Maturin” series by Patrick O’Brian, and the novels of Ian Fleming and  John Le Carre. Mr. Parr can be contacted at Webmaster at