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An author of books on military history and investment strategies

James Ellman is a historian and investor who holds a BA in history and economics from Tufts University and an MBA from Harvard. A former hedge fund manager, mutual fund manager and field examiner for the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, he lives in Oahu with his wife and sons.


All proceeds received by Mr. Ellman from the sale of his books are donated to charity.


Mr. Ellman's next book with the working title, "There Is No Substitute For Victory: General Douglas MacArthur as a Wartime Commander", is scheduled for release from Stackpole books in 2023


Several pieces written by Mr. Ellman have been posted to Medium.com and can be read at:



A video of a recent hour-long presentation on Hot Stocks for the Swiss-based Gallileo International Impact Investor Center can be found at: