U.S. Atomic War Plans from 1945-1950

Professor John Curatola talked about his book, Bigger Bombs for a Brighter Tomorrow: The Strategic Air Command and American War Plans at… read more

Professor John Curatola talked about his book, Bigger Bombs for a Brighter Tomorrow: The Strategic Air Command and American War Plans at the Dawn of the Atomic Age, 1945-1950. Professor Curatola argued that nuclear war strategies after World War II were poorly equipped and underfunded, and that the civilian led Atomic Energy Commission and the Air Force did not coordinate their efforts effectively. close

Report Video Issue

People in this video

  • John M. Curatola Associate Professor U.S. Army Command and General Staff College->Department of Military History
  • Kimberlee Ried Specialist National Archives at Kansas City, Missouri->Public Programs

Hosting Organization

Series

Books

More information about

U.S. Atomic War Plans from 1945-1950

742 Views
Program ID:
408784-2
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Kansas City, Missouri, United States
First Aired:
Jun 25, 2016 | 4:54pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Jul 27, 2016 | 3:10am EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Jun 25, 2016 | 4:54pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 26, 2016 | 2:55am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 16, 2016 | 12:45pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 17, 2016 | 6:55am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 26, 2016 | 8:02am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 26, 2016 | 3:41pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 26, 2016 | 8:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 26, 2016 | 11:35pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 27, 2016 | 3:10am EDT | C-SPAN 3
Purchase a Download

U.S. Atomic War Plans from 1945-1950

  • MP3 audio - Standard
    Price:
    $0.99

User Created Clips from This Video