About the Author
Hal Vaughan was a newsman, foreign correspondent, and documentary film producer who worked in Europe, the Middle East, and Southeast Asia since 1957. He served in the U.S. military in World War II and Korea, and held various posts as a U.S. Foreign Service officer. Vaughan was the author of Doctor to the Resistance: The Heroic True Story of an American Surgeon and His Family in Occupied Paris, FDR’s 12 Apostles: The Spies Who Paved the Way for the Invasion of North Africa, and Sleeping with the Enemy: Coco Chanel’s Secret War. He died in 2013.