Foreign Policy of President Truman

Wilson Miscamble spoke on the foreign policy initiatives of President Harry Truman. Topics included the transition from President… read more

Wilson Miscamble spoke on the foreign policy initiatives of President Harry Truman. Topics included the transition from President Roosevelt, use of the atomic bomb, and President Truman’s policy toward the Soviet Union. Following his remarks, Reverend Miscamble responded to questions from the audience. 

The Reverend Miscamble is the author of From Roosevelt to Truman: Potsdam, Hiroshima and the Cold War (Cambridge University Press; March 31, 2008).

“Harry S. Truman, the Bomb and the Transformation of U.S. Foreign Policy” was the fourth lecture in the John O’Sullivan Memorial Lecture Series. close

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

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Foreign Policy of President Truman

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Program ID:
282077-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Boca Raton, Florida, United States
First Aired:
Nov 28, 2008
Last Aired:
Mar 28, 2010

Airing Details

  • Nov 28, 2008 | 10:03am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 01, 2008 | 3:00am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 02, 2008 | 4:59am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 02, 2008 | 10:51pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 27, 2010 | 11:42am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 27, 2010 | 5:41pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 27, 2010 | 11:41pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 28, 2010 | 5:41am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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