Book Discussion on Pearl Harbor Christmas

Historian Stanley Weintraub recounts the Christmas holiday of 1941, two weeks after the Japanese bombing of Pearl… read more

Historian Stanley Weintraub recounts the Christmas holiday of 1941, two weeks after the Japanese bombing of Pearl Harbor. Mr. Weintraub examines America’s entry into World War II and the populace’s new, wartime reality. He also recalls Winston Churchill’s visit to the White House on December 22, 1941, where President Roosevelt and Churchill lit the White House Christmas tree and discussed their alliance and strategy for the War. Stanley Weintraub responded to questions from members of the audience at Chester County Book and Music Company in West Chester, Pennsylvania. close

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Book Discussion on Pearl Harbor Christmas

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West Chester, Pennsylvania, United States
First Aired:
Feb 11, 2012
Last Aired:
Apr 10, 2012

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  • Feb 11, 2012 | 8:01am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 11, 2012 | 5:06pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 12, 2012 | 8:04am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 09, 2012 | 9:24pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 10, 2012 | 2:09am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 10, 2012 | 7:35am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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