Book Discussion on Retribution: The Battle for Japan

Max Hastings talked about his book Retribution: The Battle for Japan. He talked about
the massive Pacific battle plan and the military… read more

Max Hastings talked about his book Retribution: The Battle for Japan. He talked about

the massive Pacific battle plan and the military leaders on both sides

and explored the fighting culture of the Japanese army, and the difficult

decisions that led to Allied victory in the War. After the discussion,

Sir Hastings responded to audience members' questions. close

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

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Book Discussion on Retribution: The Battle for Japan

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202496-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Interview
Location:
Chicago, Illinois, United States
First Aired:
May 17, 2008
Last Aired:
Dec 28, 2008

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  • May 17, 2008 | 2:48pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 18, 2008 | 4:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 19, 2008 | 9:43am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 07, 2008 | 9:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 17, 2008 | 2:44am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 28, 2008 | 4:35am EST | C-SPAN 2
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