Book Discussion on Summits: Six Meetings That Shaped the Twentieth Century

David Reynolds talked about his book Summits: Six Meetings That Shaped the Twentieth Century. In the book he contends that that summitry… read more

David Reynolds talked about his book Summits: Six Meetings That Shaped the Twentieth Century. In the book he contends that that summitry was a key element of foreign policy in the 20th century because the development of the atomic bomb and other weapons of mass destruction raised the potential costs of war to an intolerable level. He analyzes the six meetings that shaped the political landscape of the last century. Following his prepared talk he answered questions from members of the audience. 

This event was held in the S. Dillon Ripley Center. close

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

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Book Discussion on Summits: Six Meetings That Shaped the Twentieth Century

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Mar 22, 2008
Last Aired:
May 17, 2008

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  • Mar 22, 2008 | 1:34pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 24, 2008 | 4:04am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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  • May 12, 2008 | 5:06am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 17, 2008 | 4:32pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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