Book Discussion on Henry Kissinger and the American Century

Jeremi Suri talked about his book, Henry Kissinger and the American Century.
He recounted events in Henry Kissinger’s life that… read more

Jeremi Suri talked about his book, Henry Kissinger and the American Century.

He recounted events in Henry Kissinger’s life that shaped his thinking on foreign policy as National Security Adviser and Secretary of State during the Nixon and Ford administrations. Topics included Kissinger’s background and his influence on U.S. policy. After his presentation he responded to audience members' questions. 

Professor Suri also wrote, The Global Revolutions of 1968 and Power and Protest: Global Revolution and the Rise of Detente. close

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

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  • Carla Cohen Founder and Co-Owner Politics and Prose Bookstore
  • Jeremi Suri Professor University of Wisconsin-Madison->History Department

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Book Discussion on Henry Kissinger and the American Century

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Public Affairs Event
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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 26, 2007
Last Aired:
Aug 20, 2010

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  • Aug 26, 2007 | 11:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 18, 2007 | 5:57am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 19, 2010 | 9:45pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 20, 2010 | 3:40am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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