Peter Lance is the author of three previous
works of investigative journalism, 1000 Years for Revenge, Cover Up,
and Triple Cross. A former correspondent for ABC News, he covered
hundreds of stories worldwide for 20/20, Nightline, and World
News Tonight. Among his awards are the Robert F. Kennedy Journalism Prize
and the Sevellon Brown Award from the Associated Press. In 2010 he was
appointed Research Scholar at the Orfalea Center for Global & International
Studies. He lives in California.