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Host Bob Edwards speaks with army veteran Bill Sheebler about the history of the military memorial song, Taps. (7:29) Sheebler's essay appears in a book, Taps: Notes from a Nation's Heart, published by William Morrow & Co; ISBN: 0060096934.