About the book
Whn you read “Samogitia” you will learn of the origins of the Aistian peoples and their migration from Asia Minor to central and northern Europe.
You will learn of the origin of the Celts and Anglo – Saxons.
The background for the German doctrine of “drive to the east” stems from the thrust pf the Teutonic Knights” desire to conquer Samogitia.
Military students will be enlightened by the exposure of the great battles between Samogitia and the Teutonic Knights covering a period of over 200 years.
The development of artillery to make up for numerical man-power deficiencies brought about tactical changes in war strategy.
You will learn of the involved political intrigues stemming from the Polish- Lithuanian Union. The accured wealth of the merchants of Cracow will surprise you.
The author adds substance to the Russian Revolution and fall of the Monarchy, with details of the massacre of Tsar Nicholas II and his family.
An accompanying photograph of the victims’ demise may be the onlu one ever for publication.
About the author
Charles L. T. Pichel is highly steemed for his 50 years of work in the field of genealogy. His treatise on the “Unknown History” brought his acclaim and respect throughout the world.
For his sharp focus of the searchlight of history upon France’s great contribution to American independence,
Pichel received the “Gold Medal of Horor and Merit of La Rennaissance Francaise,” conferred by French Minister of Foreign Affairs,
the Minister of Armed Forces and the Minister of National Education.