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David Halberstam

David Halberstam was an American journalist and historian, known for his work on the Vietnam War, politics, history, the Civil Rights Movement, business, media, American culture, and later, sports journalism. He won a Pulitzer Prize for International Reporting in 1964. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
David Halberstam has 42 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1987 Forum. The year with the most videos was 2001 with six videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1993 with an average of 1,968 views per program. Most appearances with Brian Lamb (4), John Seigenthaler Sr. (3), Roger Wilkins (3). Most common tags: U.S. History, Culture, Vietnam War.

Appearances by Title:Author Videos: 42

Recent Appearances

  • Comparing Vietnam and Iraq

    Comparing Vietnam and Iraq

    Panelists who had been witnesses to the conflicts talked about comparisons between the wars in Vietnam and Iraq. Craig Whitney moderated. The…

  • Vietnam and the Presidency:  Keynote Address

    Vietnam and the Presidency: Keynote Address

    David Halberstam gave the keynote address at a conference on Vietnam and the presidency. In his remarks he focused on the decision to go…

  • <em>The Best and the Brightest</em>

    The Best and the Brightest

    Mr. Halberstam was interviewed by Ben Bradlee about the influence of his 1973 book about how America became involved in…

  • The President and His Enemies

    The President and His Enemies

    In the program “U.S. Presidents in Perspective: The Shifting Fortunes of Presidential Reputations” a panel talked about how U.S.…

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