Armageddon: The Battle for Germany, 1944-1945

British historian Max Hastings talked about his book Armageddon: The Battle for Germany, 1944-1945, published by Alfred A. Knopf. In it, he… read more

British historian Max Hastings talked about his book Armageddon: The Battle for Germany, 1944-1945, published by Alfred A. Knopf. In it, he explained how the allied armies overtook Berlin in the final months of World War II. The author researched previously unreleased Russian archival documents as well as transcripts from interviews with Russian veterans. The book also dealt with how civilians were treated during this offensive, including their murders, numbered in the thousands, during the final eight months of World War II. Following his remarks he answered questions from the audience. close

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Armageddon: The Battle for Germany, 1944-1945

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Program ID:
179653-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Dec 18, 2004 | 10:59pm EST | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Oct 05, 2009 | 4:47am EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Dec 18, 2004 | 10:59pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 19, 2004 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 02, 2005 | 4:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 09, 2005 | 9:15am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • May 03, 2005 | 6:16am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 06, 2005 | 6:16am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 08, 2005 | 6:18am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 08, 2005 | 12:03pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 09, 2005 | 6:16am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 11, 2005 | 6:16am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 04, 2009 | 10:47am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 04, 2009 | 4:47pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 04, 2009 | 10:47pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 05, 2009 | 4:47am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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