War in Afghanistan Roundtable

Steven Pressfield and Sean Naylor talked about the history of war in Afghanistan and the conflict there since the U.S. invasion in 2002.… read more

Steven Pressfield and Sean Naylor talked about the history of war in Afghanistan and the conflict there since the U.S. invasion in 2002. They responded to telephone calls and electronic mail. 

Steven Pressfield is the author of The Afghan Campaign: A Novel, published by Doubleday. The book tells the story of Alexander the Great’s war in Afghanistan 2,000 years ago, which he described as very similar to the U.S. war being fought there today.

Sean Naylor is the author of Not a Good Day to Die: The Untold Story of Operation Anaconda, published by Berkley. He was an imbedded journalist with the 101st Airborne Division during this battle. close

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

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Nov 12, 2006
Last Aired:
Nov 13, 2006

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  • Nov 12, 2006 | 2:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 12, 2006 | 11:59pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 13, 2006 | 6:57am EST | C-SPAN 2
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