Press Release: RosettaBooks and The Associated Press Collaborate on a Line of Books, Re-purposing Archived AP Content
"AP is proud to co-publish a line of titles with RosettaBooks using content from our vast archives, and this incredible, moment-by-moment recounting by Peter Arnett of the fall of Saigon is a great start to this relationship," said Peter Costanzo, AP's Digital Publishing Specialist. "We're looking forward to producing important snapshots of history like this throughout the year."
"Saigon Has Fallen represents the mission of our co-publishing relationship with The Associated Press - to stimulate, inform and provoke discussion around pivotal moments in history," said Roger Cooper, Associate Publisher at Large, RosettaBooks. "Peter Arnett's recollections will inform not only those who lived through the Vietnam experience, but is integral to a whole new generation of young people who through this book can learn important lessons from the past."
Saigon Has Fallen features 21 dramatic photographs from the AP archives as well as Arnett's personal collection and is available exclusively for Kindle at Amazon.com. A paperback edition can be found wherever books are sold.
The second book project in collaboration with The Associated Press is World War II: Stories and Photographs by Correspondents of The Associated Press in recognition of the 70th anniversary of VE-Day, to be published in May.
About RosettaBooks: RosettaBooks is the leading independent digital publisher. Its prominent author collections include 52 works of Winston Churchill, 35 titles by renowned science fiction author Arthur C. Clarke, 20 works by Kurt Vonnegut, 12 titles from international bestselling business author Stephen R. Covey and 18 works by Robert Graves, celebrated 20th century English poet, critic, and author of I, Claudius and Claudius, the God. RosettaBooks also publishes eBook lines in collaboration with AARP, Harvard Health Publications and Mayo Clinic. Publisher of ten Kindle Singles, including Ray Bradbury's The Playground, RosettaBooks has launched nine of them to bestseller status. RosettaBooks is an Inc. 500 company, on the exclusive list of the fastest growing private companies in the United States. For more information, please visit RosettaBooks.com and follow the e-publisher on Facebook.