Book Discussion on General Patton: A Soldier's Life

Mr. Hirshson discussed his biography of General George S. Patton. In it, he traces the military leader’s unconventional… read more

Mr. Hirshson discussed his biography of General George S. Patton. In it, he traces the military leader’s unconventional childhood, (he began school at the age of 12), his West Point education, his many wartime accomplishments and his turbulent relationships with other Allied Generals, including Dwight D. Eisenhower, during World War II. After his remarks he answered questions from audience members. close

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Book Discussion on General Patton: A Soldier's Life

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172199-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Sep 14, 2002
Last Aired:
Jan 23, 2008

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  • Sep 14, 2002 | 7:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 15, 2002 | 11:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 29, 2002 | 5:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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  • Jan 23, 2008 | 8:57am EST | C-SPAN 3
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