Dr. Harry Niemann is a social scientist and publicist and has been working as a
journalist and non-fiction writer since 1987. He worked for the Frankfurter
Allgemeine Zeitung in the Technology and Engines department (Ressort
Technik und Motor) and for the Motorbuch publishing house in Stuttgart.
Between 1989 and 2008 he managed the Mercedes-Benz AG Historical
Archive and subsequently the Archive and Historical Vehicles Collection
of Daimler AG.
As part of his work at Mercedes-Benz he published many technical and
biographical articles around the history of Mercedes Benz AG and their
antecedent companies, as well as many monographs on subjects such as
Béla Barényi, Wilhelm Maybach, Gottlieb Daimler and Karl Maybach.