Richard J. Tofel is president and chief operating officer of the new International Freedom Center, a museum of freedom and a cultural center to be built at the site of the World Trade Center. Formerly assistant publisher of the Wall Street Journal, Mr. Tofel is a graduate of Harvard College, the Harvard Law School, and the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard. His earlier books, A Legend in the Making, about the 1939 New York Yankees, and Vanishing Point, about the disappearance of Judge Crater, have been widely praised. He lives in Riverdale, New York.
Provides many hitherto unavailable insights into the making of...the most endearing documents in American history.--Diane C. Donovan "Midwest Book Review "