SAN DIEGO (KUSI) - It isn't oft-photographed like the White House. It's not the site of celebrity-filled black-tie state dinners. It's not the backdrop for our selfies. Yet Camp David plays a crucial, and often unheralded role in the modern presidency, one that hasn't been examined closely, until now. INSIDE CAMP DAVID: The Private World of the Presidential Retreat, by Rear Admiral Michael Giorgioni, takes readers inside the gates of the private retreat atop Maryland's Catoctin Mountains.
On Wednesday, October 25th at 7:30pm Warwick's will host Rear Admiral Michael Giorgione to discuss and sign his new book Inside Camp David.
his event is free and open to the public. Reserved Seating is available when the book is pre-ordered from Warwick's for the event. Only books purchased from Warwick's will be signed. Please call the Warwick's Book Dept. (858) 454-0347 for details.
NEWS 8 (KFMB) It's a place few have been to and many don't even know exactly where it is: the presidential retreat known as Camp David. Giving Morning Extra a rare look inside is the former commanding officer of Damp David. Retired Navy Rear Admiral Michael Giorgione has a new book called "Inside Camp David, The Private World of the Presidential Retreat."
Retired Navy Rear Adm. Michael Giorgione spent two years as the commander at Camp David, the exclusive retreat in Maryland where U.S. presidents have been getting away from it all (or at least some of it) for more than seven decades. His new book, “Inside Camp David,” shares moments that are both historic (Franklin D. Roosevelt and Winston Churchill planning the D-Day invasion) and personal (Barack Obama teaching his daughter Malia to drive). It pulls the curtain back on a place that many Americans have heard of but know little about...
Rear Admiral Michael Giorgione will discuss and sign his book Inside Camp David. Giorgione, CEC, USN (Ret.), graduated from the US Naval Academy in 1981 and served for twenty-nine years on active duty in the Navy Civil Engineer Corps. As well as serving as the Commander of Camp David from 1999 to 2001, Giorgione has worked under the White House Military Office (WHMO), the organization that also includes Air Force One, Marine One, the Military Aides, and other White House Military units. This event is free and open to the public. Reserved seating is available when the book is pre-ordered from Warwick's for the event. Only books purchased from Warwick's will be signed. When:Wednesday, October 25, 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Where: Warwick's Bookstore 7812 Girard Avenue, San Diego, 92037
BY JOHN WILKENS Camp David is a name known to many Americans, but what happens there isn't. The Coronado author, a retired Navy rear admiral, pulls back the curtain on his time at the presidential retreat under President Bill Clinton and George W. Bush. 6 p.m. Oct. 24, 6 p.m. Coronado Library, 640 Orange Ave. Free. Via Bay Books: (619) 435-0070 or baybookscoronado.com. Also, Oct. 25 at 7:30 p.m. at Warwick's.
CORONADO NEWS BY DAVID AXELSON "Aficionados of American history will have a new work of non-fiction to add to their collection Oct. 24, 2017, with the publication of “Inside Camp David: The Private World of the Presidential Retreat.” The book is authored by Coronado Resident Rear Admiral Michael Giorgione, USN (Ret.), who served as the commanding officer of Camp David from June 25, 1999 to Aug. 9, 2001....