Kenneth D. Alford is an internationally recognized historical consultant for television productions involving Nazi looting and is the author of several books. Retired from a career in banking, he lives in Richmond, Virginia. LTC (Ret.) Thomas M. Johnson retired from a military career in the U.S. Army and began a successful career writing militaria books. His edged weapons books have brought him international recognition and are considered a baseline upon which many other references are based. He and his business, Johnson References Books & Militaria are located in Fredericksburg, Virginia. Mike F. Morris, a noted collector of military memorabilia, began his passion for amassing military objects in 1963. A few years later he established the successful Commercial Gun Shows and German Military Objects in Texas. Mike is the co-author of Luger Holsters and Accessories and makes his home in Fredericksburg, Texas.