Book Discussion on Crisis

Following an introduction by Ms. Katz, former secretary of state Henry Kissinger was interviewed about his book, Crisis: The Anatomy… read more

Following an introduction by Ms. Katz, former secretary of state Henry Kissinger was interviewed about his book, Crisis: The Anatomy of Two Major Foreign Policy Crises, published by Simon and Schuster. The book reveals the inner workings of diplomacy at the highest levels of government. The two foreign policy crises it details are the Yom Kippur War of 1973 and the Vietnam War. The book quotes extensively from transcripts of Mr. Kissinger’s telephone conversations during the time he was National Security Advisor and Secretary of State in the Nixon and Ford administrations. Mr. Kissinger and Mr. Hoge also discussed the current role and possible future direction of United States involvement in the Middle East and in North Korea. Mr. Kissinger responded to questions from Mr. Hoge and the audience. close

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Book Discussion on Crisis

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Program ID:
178141-1
Category:
Interview
Format:
Interview
Location:
New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Sep 14, 2003
Last Aired:
Sep 27, 2003

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  • Sep 14, 2003 | 2:42pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 14, 2003 | 9:28pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 22, 2003 | 2:43am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 27, 2003 | 9:02am EDT | C-SPAN 2

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