Growing up in Prussia (East Germany) was a wonderful experience for a young boy born into a Prussian diplomats family. That all changed when World War II began and at the age of fourteen, Gerd Brandt was swept up into a Russian POW camp and barely stayed alive working as a camp medic. This story shows a glimpse of the other side of the war - from the eyes of a little boy taken as a War Criminal, his fight to survive, his life as a German Polizei after his return and eventual immigration to a life in Canada.
Peter gives an overview of the book:
Writing has always been a passion of Peter's but for too many years he squelched every opportunity he had to do it. In 1996 he decided to change careers and became a Technical Writer and has been writing ever since.
His first novel The Crown Prince of Canada was written...