Book Discussion on Hap Arnold

Military historian Bill Yenne talked about his book, Hap Arnold: The General Who Invented the U.S. Air Force, in which he recounts the… read more

Military historian Bill Yenne talked about his book, Hap Arnold: The General Who Invented the U.S. Air Force, in which he recounts the career of General Henry Harley “Hap” Arnold, commanding general of the U.S. Air Force during World War II. In his book, the author reports that General Arnold is often considered “the father of the U.S. Air Force,” for his expansion of the military branch during the war and the technological and strategic advances deployed under his command. Bill Yenne spoke at the Hiller Aviation Museum in San Carlos, California. close

Javascript must be enabled in order to access C-SPAN videos.

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

People in this video

Hosting Organization

Series

More information about

Book Discussion on Hap Arnold

1,226 Views
Program ID:
317393-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
San Carlos, California, United States
First Aired:
Feb 1, 2014
Last Aired:
Feb 23, 2014

Airing Details

  • Feb 01, 2014 | 9:03pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 03, 2014 | 4:00am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 08, 2014 | 8:01am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 16, 2014 | 2:02pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 23, 2014 | 3:32pm EST | C-SPAN 2
Purchase a DVD or Download

Book Discussion on Hap Arnold

  • DVD
    Length:
    00:50:51
    Price:
    $29.95
    Add to Cart
  • MP3 audio
    Length:
    00:50:51
    Price:
    $0.99
    Add to Cart