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Timothy C. Winegard

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Dr. Timothy C. Winegard served nine years as an officer in the Canadian Forces, including a two-year attachment to the British Army. He received his MA in War Studies from the Royal Military College of Canada and his Doctorate in History from the University of Oxford. He is internationally published in the fields of both Military History and Indigenous Studies.
His books include: The First World Oil War (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2016) ; For King and Kanata: Canadian Indians and the First World War (Winnipeg: University of Manitoba Press, 2012) ; Indigenous Peoples of the British Dominions...

Antonio J. Mendez

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Tony Mendez is a retired CIA officer who worked undercover for 25 years, participating in some of the most important operations of the Cold War. He earned the CIA's Intelligence Medal of Merit and was chosen as one of 50 officers to be awarded the Trailblazer Medallion.

He is an award-winning painter and the author of The Master of Disguise and Spy Dust, which he co-wrote with his wife Jonna Mendez, also a retired intelligence officer. His most recent book is Argo, which tells the story of the operation he ran to rescue six Americans hiding in the Canadian Embassy in Tehran during the hostage crisis....