Union General Joseph Hooker

Historian John Hennessy talked about Union General Joseph Hooker, describing him as ambitious and aggressive on the battlefield, but also as one who tried to… read more

Historian John Hennessy talked about Union General Joseph Hooker, describing him as ambitious and aggressive on the battlefield, but also as one who tried to get ahead by diminishing the accomplishments of those around him. This was part of Pamplin Historical Park’s symposium called “Generals We Love to Hate” looking at some of the more controversial military leaders of the Civil War. close

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  • Jerry Desmond Executive Director Pamplin Historical Park and National Museum of the Civil War Soldier
  • John Hennessy Chief Historian Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania County Battlefields Memorial National Military Park

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Union General Joseph Hooker

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Program ID:
435557-4
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Public Affairs Event
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Forum
Location:
Petersburg, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
Oct 21, 2017 | 12:57pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Dec 31, 2017 | 10:08am EST | C-SPAN 3

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  • Oct 21, 2017 | 12:57pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 24, 2017 | 10:02am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 23, 2017 | 6:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 27, 2017 | 6:42pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 31, 2017 | 10:08am EST | C-SPAN 3
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