My Father the Spy: An Investigative Memoir

John Richardson talked about his book My Father the Spy: An Investigative Memoir, published by HarperCollins. It chronicles the life of his… read more

John Richardson talked about his book My Father the Spy: An Investigative Memoir, published by HarperCollins. It chronicles the life of his father, one of the founding members of the CIA. The author, with the help of declassified documents and interviews he conducted with former spies, detailed his father’s position as CIA station chief in Vienna, Manila, and Saigon. Mr. Richardson also describes his own relationship with his father, also named John H. Richardson, and how his involvement in the CIA weighed heavily on his entire family. He also responded to questions and comments from members of the audience. close

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My Father the Spy: An Investigative Memoir

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Program ID:
188916-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Sep 18, 2005 | 10:58am EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Apr 29, 2008 | 6:15am EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Sep 18, 2005 | 10:58am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 18, 2005 | 6:58pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 30, 2005 | 2:14am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 25, 2005 | 10:00am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • May 10, 2006 | 6:01am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 13, 2006 | 6:01am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 14, 2006 | 6:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 29, 2008 | 12:23am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 29, 2008 | 6:15am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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