World War II in Sicily and Italy

Rick Atkinson talked about the significance the invasion of Sicily and the Italian campaign had on the eventual liberation of Europe during… read more

Rick Atkinson talked about the significance the invasion of Sicily and the Italian campaign had on the eventual liberation of Europe during World War II. Mr. Atkinson detailed what lead up to the invasion of Italy and the rise of prominent Allied commanders, including Dwight D. Eisenhower and George S. Patton. This event was part of the New-York Historical Society’s Bernard and Irene Schwartz Distinguished Speakers lecture series. close

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World War II in Sicily and Italy

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320033-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Aug 3, 2014
Last Aired:
Aug 15, 2014

Airing Details

  • Aug 03, 2014 | 4:32pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 04, 2014 | 2:30am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 10, 2014 | 5:30am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 14, 2014 | 9:56pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 15, 2014 | 1:25am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 15, 2014 | 4:54am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 15, 2014 | 12:21pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 15, 2014 | 6:28pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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