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 Vietnam, The Best… read more

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 Vietnam, The Best and the Brightest, published in a 20th anniversary edition by Ballantine Books. The event took place in the Regency Ballroom of the Omni Shoreham hotel. Following the interview he answered questions from the audience. close

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Program ID:
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Interview
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 13, 2005 | 11:59am EST | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Aug 15, 2011 | 1:01am EDT | C-SPAN 3

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