The Two Koreas: A Contemporary History

Mr. Oberdorfer talked about his 1997 book, The Two Koreas: A Contemporary History, published by Basic Books. The book describes the past 25… read more

Mr. Oberdorfer talked about his 1997 book, The Two Koreas: A Contemporary History, published by Basic Books. The book describes the past 25 years in both South and North Korea, drawing from his past reporting, dozens of interviews, and previously classified documents recently made available. The panelists, former U.S. Ambassador to Korea, Stephen Bosworth, and Wendy Sherman, a former counselor for the U.S. Department of State, also talked about the book and about the Korean peninsula. After the presentation, the panelists answered questions from members of the audience. close

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  • Don Oberdorfer Resident Scholar Nitze (Paul H.) School of Advanced International Studies->Korean Studies
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The Two Koreas: A Contemporary History

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jan 05, 2002 | 11:51pm EST | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Jul 13, 2004 | 7:30am EDT | C-SPAN 3

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  • Jan 05, 2002 | 11:51pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 28, 2003 | 11:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 07, 2003 | 11:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 26, 2004 | 11:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 12, 2004 | 11:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 13, 2004 | 7:30am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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