Book Discussion on Helluva Town

Richard Goldstein recounts the role that New York City played in the American war effort during World War II.  From shipbuilding in… read more

Richard Goldstein recounts the role that New York City played in the American war effort during World War II.  From shipbuilding in the Brooklyn Navy Yard and the departure of soldiers for war from New York Harbor to its international prominence following the war, exemplified by the United Nations vote to place their permanent headquarters in Manhattan.  Richard Goldstein discussed his book at the New York Public Library in New York City. close

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Book Discussion on Helluva Town

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New York, New York, United States
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May 22, 2010
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May 29, 2010

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  • May 22, 2010 | 12:28pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 29, 2010 | 9:26am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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