Daniel P Mannix

Daniel P Mannix
Daniel P. Mannix was a well-known and acclaimed journalist and writer and was the author of over 20 books, including several best sellers like The Fox and the Hound, All Creatures Great and Small, Those About To Die, The History of Torture, The Hell-fire Club, Memoirs of a Sword Swallower, and The Beast. A specialist in historical subjects, juvenile literature, and noir, he eventually became a writer with a strong cult following. Born in Pennsylvania (USA) in 1911, he was a constant traveler and multitalented person who lived an exciting life as a hunter, magician, and fakir. Up until his death in 1997, he lived on his ranch surrounded by his books, his falcon, his horses, and his reptile collection.