After Words with Stanley Weintraub

Stanley Weintraub talked about his book, 15 Stars: Eisenhower, MacArthur, Marshall - Three Generals Who Saved the American Century,… read more

Stanley Weintraub talked about his book, 15 Stars: Eisenhower, MacArthur, Marshall - Three Generals Who Saved the American Century, published by Free Press. In his book, military historian Weintraub chronicled the lives of these three five-star generals. He recounted the interconnected relationships of the three military leaders and dissected their tactical decisions in their respective theaters of battle during World War II. The guest interviewer was Max Boot. 

Professor Weintraub is the author of over 40 books, including Silent Night: The Story of the World War I Christmas Truce and MacArthur’s War.

Max Boot was formerly editorial page editor at The Wall Street Journal and is the author of several books, including The Savage Wars of Peace: Small Wars and the Rise of American Power. close

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  • Boot, Max Senior Fellow Council on Foreign Relations->National Security Studies
  • Weintraub, Stanley Professor Emeritus Pennsylvania State University->Arts and Humanities

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After Words with Stanley Weintraub

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199825-1
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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 18, 2007
Last Aired:
Aug 19, 2007

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  • Aug 18, 2007 | 9:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 19, 2007 | 6:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 19, 2007 | 9:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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