Book Discussion on The Generals

Thomas Ricks talked about his book, The Generals: American Military Command from World War II to Today, in which he looks at why so many… read more

Thomas Ricks talked about his book, The Generals: American Military Command from World War II to Today, in which he looks at why so many WWII era generals are held in high regard, in contrast to generals who commanded troops during later wars. Mr. Ricks was interviewed by Foreign Policy magazine editor in chief, Susan Glasser and responded to questions from the audience. The event was hosted by the Center for a New American Security, close

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Book Discussion on The Generals

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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Dec 2, 2012
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Jan 2, 2013

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  • Dec 02, 2012 | 7:31pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 15, 2012 | 8:02am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 01, 2013 | 6:47am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 02, 2013 | 12:47am EST | C-SPAN 2
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