Book Discussion on By Order of the President

Professor Robinson talked about his book By Order of the President: FDR and the Internment of Japanese Americans, published by Harvard… read more

Professor Robinson talked about his book By Order of the President: FDR and the Internment of Japanese Americans, published by Harvard University Press. The book examines the influences that led President Roosevelt to sign Executive Order 9066 on February 19, 1942 authorizing the collective imprisonment of over 110,000 American citizens of Japanese heritage. Professor Robinson, an assistant professor of history at the University of Quebec at Montreal, answered questions following his remarks. close

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Book Discussion on By Order of the President

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Program ID:
167548-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Los Angeles, California, United States
First Aired:
Dec 9, 2001
Last Aired:
Feb 19, 2012

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  • Dec 09, 2001 | 6:36pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 23, 2001 | 12:07am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 13, 2002 | 3:50pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 10, 2002 | 3:06am EST | C-SPAN 2
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  • Feb 19, 2012 | 6:03pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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