Secretary of State Acheson

This is the first program in the May series looking at four Secretaries of State, the times they served, and the effect they had on shaping… read more

This is the first program in the May series looking at four Secretaries of State, the times they served, and the effect they had on shaping foreign policy. Professor Chace talked about Secretary Dean Acheson who served under President Truman. Chace is the author of Acheson: The Secretary of State Who Created the Modern World. The guest also responded to audience telephone calls, faxes, and electronic mail.

Mr. Hager served as guest host. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • Chace, James Professor Harvard University->Kennedy (J.F.) School of Government
  • Hager, George Correspondent USA Today->Economics

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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May 4, 2002

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  • May 04, 2002 | 9:04am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 04, 2002 | 12:08pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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