Anthony S. Pitch

Anthony S. Pitch is the author of a many non-fiction books including "They Have Killed Papa Dead!" - The Road to Ford's Theatre, Abraham Lincoln's Murder, and the Rage for Vengeance, and The Burning of Washington: The British Invasion of 1814, read by President Clinton and a History Book Club selection, with movie rights optioned by National Geographic.  Both won an award from the Mid-Atlantic Regional Archives Conference. Another book was the main selection of the Military Book Club.  He narrarted for Tribune Broadcasting TV inside the White House and has appeared on C-Span TV, the History Channel, National Geographic TV, NPR, PBS, Smithsonian TV, and inside Ford's Theatre.  He has been guest speaker at the Federal Circuit Bar Association, the Brookings Institution, the Library of Congress, National Archives, National Press Club, the Smithsonian Institution, Fort McHenry, and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.  Two of his tours in Washington, D.C. were filmed by C-Span TV.  He is a former Associated Press staffer in London, and Broadcast Editor in Philadelphia, a senior writer in the books division of U.S. News & World Report, and has reported from Israel and Africa.