Documentary filmmaker Ken Burns talks about The War with Thomas Childers.
Thomas Childers is currently completing a trilogy on World War II. The first volume, Wings of Morning: The Story of the Last American Bomber Shot Down Over Germany in World War II, was published by Addison-Wesley in 1995. The second, In the Shadows of War, was published by Henry Holt in 2003. The final volume, The Best Years of Their Lives: Coming Home from World War II and Beyond, will be published next year by Houghton Mifflin.