J.Terry C
map-marker Albuquerque, New Mexico

Required assistance in ascertaining credentials of author of specialized history.

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I have had no complaint. My contact with you resulted from my attempt to contact the publisher -- which assistance you graciously and professionally supplied. Yes, as a result of whatever intermediary work you did, I did receive an email at the end of last week providing me with an email address through which they said I could directly contact the author. When I have completed my due diligence, I do plan to contact Mr. Alexander concerning his excellent history of the Northwest Ordinance. I might also add, that the biographical information which I expected from his primary publisher was found via the authors' section of Amazon.com. Consequently, I have ordered and am awaiting delivery of the Mr. Alexander's book.
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User's recommendation: Since, as stated above, I never had any complaint with McFarland and Company, I really have no recommendation to other potential customers. As far as I know they are a good publishing house for the types of fictional and creative materials which appear to be their prime cut. Handling an history text was a sort of peripheral enterprise, but one I am happy they chose as Mr. Alexander might not have been published by the larger houses which specialize in histories.

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This company is not at all fair in dealing with its authors.

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McFarland published two of my books and only issued one royalty check and claimed that I was harassing them when I tried to find out through very civil communication why I had not received more.book boo
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Problem with delivery

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