TITLE: Rick Atkinson
SPEAKER: Rick Atkinson
EVENT DATE: 2003/10/04
RUNNING TIME: 39 minutes
Speaker Biography: Rick Atkinson, a former investigative reporter and assistant managing editor of The Washington Post, is a three-time Pulitzer Prize-winner for national reporting, public service and most recently, history. He is the author of "An Army at Dawn: The War in North Africa 1942-1943," the first volume of the Liberation Trilogy, a narrative history of the U.S. Army in North Africa, Italy and Western Europe during World War II. Currently, he is working on subsequent volumes in the trilogy. He lives in the District of Columbia.
SERIES: National Book Festival 2003