September 4-6, 2009

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The AJC Decatur Book Festival Presented by DeKalb Medical

Marc Wortman

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Marc Wortman is the author of the brand new book, The Bonfire: The Siege and Burning of Atlanta. Previously, he authored The Millionaires' Unit: The Aristocratic Flyboys Who Fought the Great War and Invented American Air Power, which is being developed as a feature motion picture. As an award-winning freelance journalist, Marc has written many magazine articles for popular and specialized publications. He has spoken to audiences around the U.S. and appeared on CNN, NPR, C-SPAN BookTV, CPTV and many other radio and television outlets. He was born in St. Louis and grew up in the Washington, DC, area. Following college at Brown University, Marc received a doctoral degree from Princeton University. He lives in New Haven with his wife and two children.

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