The U.S. Army in World War II

Rick Atkinson talked about the U.S. Army during World War II. Topics included changes in perceptions of the war and acknowledging… read more

Rick Atkinson talked about the U.S. Army during World War II. Topics included changes in perceptions of the war and acknowledging realities rather than mythologies while still remembering and honoring the veterans. He responded to questions from members of the audience.

Rick Atkinson is the author of the “Liberation Trilogy,” published by Henry Holt and Company, about the American Army’s role in World War II. close

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

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Public Affairs Event
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New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
First Aired:
Apr 10, 2010
Last Aired:
Apr 11, 2010

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  • Apr 10, 2010 | 12:45pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 10, 2010 | 6:45pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 11, 2010 | 12:45am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 11, 2010 | 6:45am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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