Book Discussion on The 11 Days of Christmas

Mr. Michel discussed his book, The 11 Days of Christmas: America’s Last Vietnam Battle, about the “Christmas… read more

Mr. Michel discussed his book, The 11 Days of Christmas: America’s Last Vietnam Battle, about the “Christmas Bombing” of 1972. Along with describing the actual bombing campaign, Mr. Michel provided insight into the thought processes of the American planners, the reaction of the crews that carried out the orders, and the Vietnamese soldiers that were on the receiving end of the bombs. He also discussed how the impact of the campaign is commonly viewed in both the United States and in Vietnam. Mr. Michel answered questions following his talk. close

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Book Discussion on The 11 Days of Christmas

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169380-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Location:
New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
First Aired:
Apr 15, 2002
Last Aired:
Dec 22, 2002

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  • Apr 15, 2002 | 1:29am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 12, 2002 | 4:45pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 25, 2002 | 1:35pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 07, 2002 | 8:58am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 22, 2002 | 6:31am EST | C-SPAN 2
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