World War II Panel

A panel talked about the book, The War, published by Knopf. Based on the PBS documentary film of the same name directed by Ken Burns… read more

A panel talked about the book, The War, published by Knopf. Based on the PBS documentary film of the same name directed by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick, The War offered a ground-level view of World War II, intertwining stories of service from four American towns: Waterbury, Connecticut; Mobile, Alabama; Luverne, Minnesota; and Sacramento, California. Lynn Novick, associate producer Sarah Botstein and veteran Walt Chamberlin participated in the panel discussion. Ward Chamberlin, who drove an ambulance with the American Field Service, talked about his experiences in the war and about filming with Ken Burns and Lynn Novick. Panelists responded to questions from the audience. close

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

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World War II Panel

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Public Affairs Event
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Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Sep 30, 2007
Last Aired:
May 27, 2008

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  • Sep 30, 2007 | 1:31pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 27, 2007 | 4:27pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 27, 2008 | 1:29am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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