Vietnam War and the Presidency
Marvin Kalb and his daughter Deborah Kalb talked about the book they co-authored, Haunting Legacy: Vietnam and the American Presidency from… read more
Marvin Kalb and his daughter Deborah Kalb talked about the book they co-authored, Haunting Legacy: Vietnam and the American Presidency from Ford to Obama. The book details the impact of the loss of the Vietnam War on politics and policy, the role of both the Congress and the president, U.S. involvement in Libya, and the prospects of Defense Department budget cuts. They also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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- Deborah Kalb Author
- Marvin Kalb Professor Emeritus Harvard University->Kennedy (J.F.) School of Government
- Steven Scully Host C-SPAN
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