This website showcases Richard Seltzer's writing and promotes Samizdat Express, his ebook publishing company. 

His historical novel, The Name of Hero, is set in Russia, Ethiopia, and Manchuria 1896-1901. In researching that book and related works, he translated from Russian two books about Ethiopia, which were published as Ethiopia Through Russian Eyes.  His other fiction includes Echoes from the Attic (a contemporary novel set in Boston), and Saint Smith, a collection of novellas and stories.  He has also written plays, screenplays, and children's books.  
His other works include articles, speeches, and six books about business on the Internet, and essays. "Lenses," an essay collection in progress, poses questions about the meaning of life from unusual perspectives. Early drafts of some of those essays appear here as "Glimpses".

Samizdat Express, with over 14,000 ebooks, makes classic works available in interesting and convenient combinations.

Richard also uses this website to share his personal interests in reading,  genealogy and chess. privacy statement