Book Discussion on Mr. Truman's War

Mr. Moskin spoke about his book, Mr. Truman’s War: The Final Victories of World War Two and the Birth of the Postwar World,… read more

Mr. Moskin spoke about his book, Mr. Truman’s War: The Final Victories of World War Two and the Birth of the Postwar World, which focuses on the transition from World War Two to the Cold War, specifically from April 12, 1945, when Truman became president upon President Franklin Roosevelt’s death to September 2, 1945, when World War Two ended with the Japanese surrender. He also spoke about the process of writing the book. After his prepared remarks, he took questions from members of the audience. close

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  • Edelhoff, Judy Director National Archives and Records Administration->Lectures and Seminars
  • Moskin, J. Robert Editor (Former) LOOK Magazine->Foreign Affairs

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Book Discussion on Mr. Truman's War

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Public Affairs Event
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Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Sep 7, 1996
Last Aired:
Aug 24, 2009

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  • Sep 07, 1996 | 9:10pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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