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Author Ralph Peters Ralph Peters was born in Pottsville, Pennsylvania in 1952. He is a retired United States Army lieutenant colonel and author. Peters is perhaps best known in the media for his appearances on Fox News.

His first novel was Bravo Romeo, a spy thriller set in West Germany, published in 1981. Since then, his novels progressed from futuristic scenarios involving the Red Army to contemporary terrorism and failed state issues.

In addition to his non-fiction books, he has published eight novels under the pen name Owen Parry of which Honor's Kingdom received the Hammett Prize. Three of his novels published as Ralph Peters received the W.Y. Boyd Literary Award for Excellence in Military Fiction.

In 2013, Peters was named as the recipient of the W.Y. Boyd Literary Award for Excellence in Military Fiction from the American Library Association for his novel Cain at Gettysburg. He received the award again in 2014 for Hell or Richmond and in 2016 for Valley of the Shadow.

He has also received the Hammett Prize from the International Association of Crime Writers, North American Branch (IACW/NA) for Honor's Kingdom..

Ralph Peters Book List
His website: us.macmillan.com/author/ralphpeters
Similar authors: Larry Bond, Frederick Forsyth, Newt Gingrich, David Poyer

Darkness at Chancellorsville
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Darkness at Chancellorsville by Ralph Peters

Judgment at Appomattox
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Judgment at Appomattox by Ralph Peters

Damned of Petersburg
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Damned of Petersburg by Ralph Peters

The Officer's Club

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The Officer's Club by Ralph Peters

The Traitor

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The Traitor by Ralph Peters

Flames of Heaven

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Flames of Heaven by Ralph Peters
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Peters, Ralph | Darkness at Chancellorsville | Signed First Edition Copy Peters, Ralph | Darkness at Chancellorsville | Signed First Edition Copy

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Valley of the Shadow | Peters, Ralph | Signed First Edition Book Peters, Ralph | Valley of the Shadow | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book. May 2015 NY: Tom Doherty Associates First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread in a flawless dust jacket, signed by the author.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Author Signed Hardcover Book. May 2015 NY: Tom Doherty Associates First edition, first printing, fine in a fine dust jacket, signed by the author, remainder marked.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Hell or Richmond by Ralph Peters | Signed First Edition Book Peters, Ralph | Hell or Richmond | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book. 2012 NY: Tom Doherty Associates First edition, first printing, fine in a fine dust jacket, signed by the author, remainder marked.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Devil's Garden | Peters, Ralph | Signed First Edition Book Peters, Ralph | Devil's Garden, The | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book. 1998 NY: Avon   First edition, first printing, near-fine in a near-fine dust jacket, signed by the author.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Judgment at Appomattox | Peters, Ralph | Signed First Edition Book Peters, Ralph | Judgment at Appomattox | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book. August 2017 NY: Forge Books First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread in a flawless dust jacket, signed by the author.   Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Damned of Petersburg, The | Peters, Ralph | Signed First Edition Book Peters, Ralph | Damned of Petersburg, The | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book. June 2016 NY: Tom Doherty Associates First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread in a flawless dust jacket, signed by the author.   Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Flames of Heaven | Peters, Ralph | Signed First Edition Book Peters, Ralph | Flames of Heaven | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book. 1993 NY: Pocket Books First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread in a flawless dust jacket, signed by the author.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Officers' Club, The | Peters, Ralph | Signed First Edition Book Peters, Ralph | Officers' Club, The | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book. 2011 NY: Tom Doherty Associates First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread in a flawless dust jacket, signed by the author.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Traitor, The | Peters, Ralph | Signed First Edition Book Peters, Ralph | Traitor, The | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  1999 NY: Morrow  First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread, flawless dust jacket, signed by author.

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Ralph Peters Bibliography


As Ralph Peters

  • Bravo Romeo 1981
  • Red Army 1989
  • The War in 2020 1991
  • Flames of Heaven: A Novel of the End of the Soviet Union 1994
  • The Perfect Soldier 1995
  • The Devil's Garden 1998
  • Twilight of Heroes 1999
  • Traitor 1999
  • The War After Armageddon 2009
  • The Officers' Club 2011
  • Cain at Gettysburg 2012
  • Hell or Richmond 2013
  • Valley of the Shadow - 2015
  • The Damned of Petersburg - 2016
  • Judgment at Appomattox - August 2017
  • Darkness at Chancellorsville - May 2019

As Owen Parry

  • Faded Coat of Blue 1999
  • Shadows of Glory 2000
  • Call Each River Jordan 2001
  • Honor's Kingdom 2002
  • The Bold Sons of Erin 2003
  • Our Simple Gifts: Civil War Christmas Tales 2004
  • Strike the Harp! : American Christmas Stories 2004
  • The Rebels of Babylon: a Novel 2005

Non-Fiction

  • Fighting for the Future: Will America Triumph? 1999
  • Beyond Terror: Strategy in a Changing World 2002
  • Beyond Baghdad: Postmodern War and Peace 2003
  • New Glory: Expanding America's Global Supremacy 2005
  • Never Quit the Fight 2006
  • Wars of Blood and Faith: The Conflicts That Will Shape the 21st Century 2007
  • Looking For Trouble: Adventures in a Broken World 2008
  • Endless War 2010
  • Lines of Fire: A Renegade Writes on Strategy, Intelligence, and Security 2011

Ralph Peters Awards


  • In 2013, Peters was named as the recipient of the W.Y. Boyd Literary Award for Excellence in Military Fiction from the American Library Association for his novel Cain at Gettysburg. He received the award again in 2014 for Hell or Richmond.

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