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1864 Overland Campaign
Peter Carmichael and Gordon Rhea talked about the tactics of generals Robert E. Lee and Ulysses S. Grant during the 1864 Overland Campaign in Virginia, which included the Battle of the Wilderness, the Battle of Spotsylvania Courthouse, and the Battle of Cold Harbor.508 views
This talk was a presentation of the 2014 summer conference of the Civil War Institute at Gettysburg College, “The Civil War in 1864.”
Kennedy 1961 Crises in Cuba and Berlin
Historian Alan Brinkley discussed the crises President Kennedy faced in 1961, including the Cuban Missile Crisis and the Berlin Crisis, and the lessons he learned from those events. He is the author of the forthcoming book, John F. Kennedy: The 35th President, 1961-1963, in the Times Books American Presidents Series. Mr. Brinkley discussed the Kennedy presidency with Marc Selverstone. Then they responded to questions from members of the audience, moderated by Brian Balogh.296 views
“The Kennedy Crises: Cuba and Berlin, 1961” was a program of the Miller Center of Public Affairs at the University of Virginia.