News & Events

Find out the latest happenings with Rick Atkinson and with the publication of the final volume of the Liberation Trilogy:

Upcoming Events & Speaking Engagements

Wednesday, June 18, 2014, 12:00pm
Smithsonian Associates Books@Noon Luncheon
S. Dillon Ripley Center
1100 Jefferson Drive, SW
Washington, DC 20560
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Featured News

On Morning Joe, Rick Atkinson and Chuck Todd join Mike Barnicle in Normandy to describe the D-Day landing on the 70th anniversary. Watch to the interview Here.

WBUR’s Here & Now: Rick Atkinson discusses a Missouri family that lost 3 Sons in WWII. Listen to the interview Here.

PBS NewsHour: Rick Atkinson on Understanding the ‘Morally Indefensible’ Actions of WWII. You can watch clips from the interview Here and Here.

Rick Atkinson to Write New Series on the American Revolution. Click Here to read the press release.

Rick was interviewed on NPR’s “Up to Date” to discuss The Guns at Last Light. You can listen to the interview Here.

Rick discusses The Guns at Last Light with David Gregory on Meet the Press “Press Pass”. You can listen to the interview Here.

Rick was interviewed on NPR’s Morning Edition to discuss The Guns at Last Light. You can listen to the interview Here.

Rick was interviewed on MSNBC’s Morning Joe to discuss The Guns at Last Light. You can listen to the interview Here.

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Rick Atkinson was interviewed on NPR’s Weekend Edition to discuss the new wing at the National WWII Museum in New Orleans. You can listen to the interview Here.

Winner, 2010 Pritzker Military Library Literature Award for Lifetime Achievement in Military Writing