Jan Jarboe Russell

Jan Jarboe Russell is a Neiman Fellow, a writer at large for Texas Monthly, and has written for the San Antonio Express-News, The New York Times, Slate, and other magazines. She is the author of The Train to Crystal City: FDR’s Secret Prisoner Exchange Program and America’s Only Family Internment Camp During World War II, Lady Bird: A Biography of Mrs. Johnson, and has also compiled and edited They Lived to Tell the Tale. She lives in San Antonio, Texas, with her husband, Dr. Lewis F. Russell, Jr.

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History in Five: FDR’s Secret Enemy Exchange Program

Journalist Jan Jarboe Russell, author of THE TRAIN TO CRYSTAL CITY, exposes the secret history of a family internment camp in Texas and its use in FDR’s secret prisoner exchange program during WWII.

Author Appearances

MAR 12
5:00 PM
in person appearance
BARNES & NOBLE
#2249 - Honolulu
Talk, Q&A, Signing
1450 Ala Moana Blvd
Honolulu, HI 96814
APR 16
7:00 PM
in person appearance
BARNES & NOBLE
#2884 - Dallas
Talk, Q&A, Signing
7700 West Northwest Hwy
Dallas, TX 75225
APR 17
7:00 PM
in person appearance
BARNES & NOBLE
#2207 - Fort Worth
Talk, Q&A, Signing
4801 Overton Ridge Blvd
Fort Worth, TX 76132

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