Sep 08, 2016
Stan Katz - Author
Emperor and the Spy: A San Diego Rotarian's Life as an Overseas Intelligence Officer

The author Stan Katz was a Specialist in Rare Books and Ephemera when he acquired the personal papers of a Master Spy. These unique materials, combined with Stan’s passion for history and many years of research has resulted in his novel.

The Emperor and the Spy is a novel based on real events.  In it, Stan describes the epic life journey of an American Spy, and Rotarian, Colonel Sidney Forrester Mashbir, and his close relationship with the Japanese Royal Family, working to maintain peace in the face of World War II.