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Last Login 9/5/2016
Location Dover, OH
Education Bachelors Degree
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Experience
Summary of Experience
Daniel has been a full-time working writer and author since 1995. In that time he has published 21 nonfiction books which have been translated into a total of 11 non-English languages. Over that same time period has also published five novels including the critically acclaimed 'Merlin Chronicles' fantasy series and has scripted more than 170 hours of television documentary programming which has aired on networks including History Channel, Discovery, History International, Biography, National Geographic, BBC 1, ITV (UK) and many more. He has completely lost track of how many magazine articles he has published.
Specialties
Daniel Diehl has extensive experience researching historical and archival information and translating that information into both written material such as books and articles and also into documentary film scripts. Mr Diehl has, to date, had 24 books (21 under his own name and 3 ghostwritten) published in a total of 12 languages. He has written more than 170 hours of television documentary scripts that have aired internationally.
Interests
As a writer it is inevitable that Mr Diehl is also an avid reader and enjoys both fiction and nonfiction works
Education
Kent State University History and Fine Art, History

Daniel Diehl studied at Kent State University. Initially majoring in fine art he switched to history, completing his bachelor work in June of 1970


Projects by Industry
Education

In more than a dozen books and three dozen television documentary films Daniel has specialized in popularizing historical subjects. His on these topics range from books on medieval siege warfare and the history of technology to films about Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet and the work of early Egyptologists. A consummate researcher and diligent worker, Daniel has consistently turned in quality work well within the time limits provided by his employers.

Travel

Over the years Daniel has written dozens of articles, and one book, on travel destinations from those close at home to those strange and exotic. His work ranges from such unique takes on travel to an airborne balloon safari above the Serengeti Plains of Africa and a Fodor's type travel guide to haunted houses throughout the US to easily accessible trips such as the best places to find Egyptian artifacts in the US. A consummate researcher and diligent worker, Daniel has consistently turned in quality work well within the time limits provided by his employers.

Other

For more than twenty years Daniel has been writing scripts for documentary films. Working for production companies in the US, England, Scotland, France and The Netherlands he has produced more than 170 hours of quality programming covering a broad array of topics including - but not limited to - politics, history, natural resources, biographies, pop music and religion. Films based on his scripts have been broadcast on networks including: History Channel, History International, National Geographic, Discovery, A&E, BBC 1, Channel 4 (UK) Cineteve (channel 5, France) and others. A consummate researcher and diligent worker, Daniel has consistently turned in quality work well within the time limits provided by his employers.

Projects by Asset Type
Script/Video

For more than twenty years Daniel has been writing scripts for documentary films. Working for production companies in the US, England, Scotland, France and The Netherlands he has produced more than 170 hours of quality programming covering a broad array of topics including - but not limited to - politics, history, natural resources, biographies, pop music and religion. Films based on his scripts have been broadcast on networks including: History Channel, History International, National Geographic, Discovery, A&E, BBC 1, Channel 4 (UK) Cineteve (channel 5, France) and others. A consummate researcher and diligent worker, Daniel has consistently turned in quality work well within the time limits provided by his employers.

Book

Daniel has been a full-time working writer and author since 1995. In that time he has published 21 nonfiction books which have been translated into a total of 11 non-English languages. Over that same time period has also published five novels including the critically acclaimed 'Merlin Chronicles' fantasy series. On October 10, 2012, Amazon.com - the largest bookseller on earth - posted their first-ever list of best-selling authors in each of Amazon's book categories. Daniel was listed at number 72 in Amazon's all-time top 100 best-selling history authors. He has also undertaken numerous ghost-writing projects and will gladly provide letters from past clients. A consummate researcher and diligent worker, Daniel has consistently turned in quality work well within the time limits provided by his employers. Below is a sample chapter from one of his nonfiction books.

Article

In addition to authoring 26 books and more than 170 hours of documentary television scripts Daniel has written more magazine articles than he can possibly count or keep track of on more subjects than even he can imagine. A consummate researcher and diligent worker, Daniel has consistently turned in quality work well within the time limits provided by his employers. The sample article below is selected completely at random.

Projects By Expertise
Research Writer

For more than two decades Daniel has been churning out books (24 nonfiction [including 3 ghost projects] and 5 novels), magazine articles and scripts for television documentaries on a mind-boggling variety of topics. If forced to choose an overriding theme that runs through is work he would probably say 'history' - but anything that happened more than a decade ago qualifies as history, so that is a pretty broad spectrum. He has written about travel, food, woodworking, pirates, investment strategies, the history of invention, medieval warfare and cannibalism among many, many other topics. A consummate researcher and diligent worker, Daniel has consistently turned in quality work well within the time limits provided by his employers. He will gladly submit letters from past clients on the quality of his work.

Copywriter

For more than two decades Daniel has been churning reams of copy on a mind-boggling variety of topics. He has written about travel, food, woodworking, pirates, investment strategies, the history of invention, medieval warfare and cannibalism among many, many other topics. A consummate researcher and diligent worker, Daniel has consistently turned in quality work well within the time limits provided by his employers. He will gladly submit letters from past clients on the quality of his work. The following writing sample is, appropriately enough, dedicated to the art of copywriting.

Projects by Writing Style
Conversational

Daniel Diehl has always written for the popular market and believes that unless his audience is engaged by the presentational style of the word or narrator that the message will be lost. In Diehl's own words, his style boils down to "this is going to be fun so be careful or you might learn something". If presented properly even the most boring subject matter imaginable can be made both understandable and enjoyable for the audience.

Projects by Company Size
Large Business

Daniel Diehl has written television documentary scripts for programs which have been broadcast on such networks as Discovery, National Geographic, History, History International, Biography, BBC, Channel 4 (UK), Cineteve (France) and many others. He has also written articles for such outstanding periodicals as Conde Nast Traveler and Popular Woodworking.

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