Vietnam Chronicles: The Abrams Tapes, 1968-1972

Lewis Sorley talked about his book Vietnam Chronicles: The Abrams Tapes, 1968-1972, published by Texas Tech University Press, and answered… read more

Lewis Sorley talked about his book Vietnam Chronicles: The Abrams Tapes, 1968-1972, published by Texas Tech University Press, and answered questions from members of the audience. In 1968 General Creighton Abrams became the head of the U.S. Army’s Military Assistance Command in Vietnam. During his tenure in that position, General Abrams instituted the Nixon Doctrine that began the transfer of control of the war to the South Vietnamese military. Mr. Sorley examined the more than 450 recordings that General Abrams and his staff made during his four years as head of military command in Vietnam. close

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Program ID:
185238-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
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Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Mar 27, 2005 | 6:28am EST | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Jul 26, 2010 | 4:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3

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  • Mar 27, 2005 | 6:28am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 05, 2005 | 4:34am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 09, 2006 | 5:59am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 11, 2006 | 5:59pm EST | C-SPAN 3
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  • Jul 25, 2010 | 10:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 25, 2010 | 4:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 25, 2010 | 10:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 26, 2010 | 4:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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