Anthony S. Pitch

Anthony S. Pitch is the author of a number of books including The Burning of Washington: The British Invasion of 1814, a selection of the History Book Club and winner of the Arline Custer Memorial Prize and Maryland Historical Society’s annual book award. He has been featured on outlets ranging from NPR to The History Channel to C-Span to Fox News and is a highly sought-after public speaker. A former journalist in England, Africa, and Israel, Pitch has been a broadcast editor for the Associated Press and a senior writer for US News and World Report’s Books division. He lives in a Washington, DC, suburb.

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Burning of Washington
With all the immediacy of an eyewitness account, Anthony Pitch tells the dramatic story of the... Read More
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Speaking Engagement & Signing
Noon & 3:30pm, "The Star Spangled Banner Weekend," Visitor's Center, Fort... Read More
Speaking Engagement & Signing
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Guest Lecturer & Book Signing
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Featured Historian
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