J. Robert Oppenheimer, The Cold War, and the Atomic West

In his book, J. Robert Oppenheimer, The Cold War, and the Atomic West, author Jon Hunner told the story of Oppenheimer’s role in the Manhattan Project, the… read more

In his book, J. Robert Oppenheimer, The Cold War, and the Atomic West, author Jon Hunner told the story of Oppenheimer’s role in the Manhattan Project, the creation of Nuclear Weapons, and the development of the western United States.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2018 LCV Cities Tour” in Las Cruces, New Mexico, from June 2-8, to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on Book TV on C-SPAN2. close

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J. Robert Oppenheimer, The Cold War, and the Atomic West

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Program ID:
449376-1
Category:
Interview
Format:
Interview
Location:
Las Cruces, New Mexico, United States
First Aired:
Aug 04, 2018 | 1:03pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Aug 17, 2018 | 6:54pm EDT | C-SPAN 1

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  • Aug 04, 2018 | 1:03pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 05, 2018 | 1:23am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 05, 2018 | 10:04am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 17, 2018 | 6:54pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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