Donald Rumsfeld's First West Coast Book Appearance at Nixon Library

Mar 09, 2011, 09:32 ET from Richard Nixon Library

Former Defense Secretary to talk new memoir and appear live on the Hugh Hewitt Show

YORBA LINDA, Calif., March 9, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being released today by the Richard Nixon Library:

Where: Richard Nixon Presidential Library, 18001 Yorba Linda Blvd., Yorba Linda, Ca 92886

When: Wednesday, March 9, 2011

3-6 p.m.: Live radio interview with Donald Rumsfeld and radio talk show superstar Hugh Hewitt in the East Room. Free and open to the public.

7 p.m.: Secretary Rumsfeld will discuss his #1 New York Times bestselling memoir, Known and Unknown and his more than 50 years in public service including his important roles with four Presidents beginning with Richard Nixon, and the tough decisions and planning that preceded the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.

For tickets call Anne Brown at (714) 364-1161 or order online at

If you are unable to attend the event, but would still like to order an autographed copy of Known and Unknown visit or call 1.800.USA.8865.

For coverage opportunities, call Jonathan Movroydis at (714) 364-1126 or email at

SOURCE Richard Nixon Library