Q&A with Antony Beevor

Antony Beevor talked about his newly released historical narrative, The Second World War. He spoke about the origins of the conflict… read more

Antony Beevor talked about his newly released historical narrative, The Second World War. He spoke about the origins of the conflict spanning from before Hitler’s invasion of Poland to the aftermath of the war, and its global impact on the major powers of the day. He described Adolf Hitler’s dark and chaotic final days, including his marriage to Eva Braun and the couple’s subsequent suicide. He outlined the origins of the war, and he discussed actions taken by U.S. General Douglas MacArthur to suppress information at the Tokyo War Crimes Tribunal in 1946. He also focused on the research process and efforts to write the book. close

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Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jul 15, 2012
Last Aired:
Mar 11, 2013

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  • Jul 15, 2012 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Jul 15, 2012 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 15, 2012 | 11:00pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Jul 15, 2012 | 11:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 16, 2012 | 5:59am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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  • Mar 09, 2013 | 2:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 10, 2013 | 7:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 11, 2013 | 3:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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