President Nixon and the Paris Peace Accords

Critics of the Vietnam War have argued that President Richard Nixon unnecessarily prolonged the conflict while others countered that he… read more

Critics of the Vietnam War have argued that President Richard Nixon unnecessarily prolonged the conflict while others countered that he acted correctly. Panelists discussed new perspectives on the Paris Peace Accords offered by recently declassified materials. James Hershberg moderated. 

“Could Nixon Have Achieved a Peace Accord in Vietnam in 1969 instead of 1973?: New United States and Vietnamese Evidence” was a session of the 102nd annual meeting of the Organization of American Historians, held Wednesday, April 7 to Saturday, April 10, 2010, at the Hilton Washington.  close

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

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292918-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 1, 2010
Last Aired:
Aug 2, 2010

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  • Aug 01, 2010 | 12:51pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 01, 2010 | 6:51pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 02, 2010 | 12:51am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 02, 2010 | 6:51am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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