Authors on Contemporary War

Authors spoke about various aspects of warfare and the impact of military action in Iraq and Afghanistan. Jake Tapper talked about his… read more

Authors spoke about various aspects of warfare and the impact of military action in Iraq and Afghanistan. Jake Tapper talked about his book, The Outpost: An Untold Story of American Valor, an account of one of America’s deadliest battles in Afghanistan. Benjamin Busch talked about his memoir, Dust to Dust, in which he recounts his childhood in rural New York, Marine training in North Carolina, and deployment during the worst of the war in Iraq. Brian Castner talks about his book, The Long Walk: A Story of War and the Life That Follows, in which he portrays the toll war exacts on the men and women who are fighting it. 

This event took place at the 2012 Miami Book Fair International held November 11-18, 2012 on the campus of Miami Dade College in Miami, Florida. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • Brian Castner Officer (Former) U.S. Air Force->Explosive Ordnance Disposal
  • Jake Tapper Senior National Correspondent ABC News->White House
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Miami, Florida, United States
First Aired:
Nov 18, 2012
Last Aired:
Apr 3, 2013

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  • Nov 18, 2012 | 2:49pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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