Book Discussion on Acheson: The Secretary of State

Mr. Chace discussed his biography, Acheson: The Secretary of State Who Created the American World, published by Simon &… read more

Mr. Chace discussed his biography, Acheson: The Secretary of State Who Created the American World, published by Simon & Schuster. The book covers Acheson’s entire career, from Treasury and State Department positions under President Franklin D. Roosevelt to Secretary of State under President Truman. He was instrumental in shaping the Truman Doctrine and the NATO alliance. After his prepared remarks, he took questions from the audience. close

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  • Chace, James Professor Harvard University->Kennedy (J.F.) School of Government
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Book Discussion on Acheson: The Secretary of State

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New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Oct 4, 1998
Last Aired:
Mar 19, 2007

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  • Oct 04, 1998 | 12:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 04, 1998 | 5:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 05, 1998 | 12:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 15, 2007 | 3:47am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 15, 2007 | 8:53am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 19, 2007 | 8:53am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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