Book Discussion on Soldiers First: Duty, Honor, Country, and Football at West Point

Joe Drape talked about his book Soldiers First: Duty, Honor, Country and Football at West Point at the annual Eisenhower Legacy… read more

Joe Drape talked about his book Soldiers First: Duty, Honor, Country and Football at West Point at the annual Eisenhower Legacy Dinner. He talked about how cadets at the U.S. Military Academy were expected to be model student athletes as they also prepared for careers in the Army, his research into the book, and various graduates who both participated in the Army football program and later rose to high levels of military leadership. close

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Book Discussion on Soldiers First: Duty, Honor, Country, and Football at West Point

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Program ID:
308643-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Abilene, Kansas, United States
First Aired:
Dec 1, 2012
Last Aired:
Dec 3, 2012

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  • Dec 01, 2012 | 11:19am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 02, 2012 | 6:19pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 03, 2012 | 7:18am EST | C-SPAN 3
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