Cuban Missile Crisis

Grove City College Professor Paul Kengor explored the tense days of October 1962 when the United States and the Soviet Union faced off over missiles in… read more

Grove City College Professor Paul Kengor explored the tense days of October 1962 when the United States and the Soviet Union faced off over missiles in Cuba in one of the “hottest” episodes of the Cold War. He explained how the ideological militancy of Cuban leader Fidel Castro worried leaders in both Moscow and Washington who did not truly desire nuclear conflict despite their tough talk. close

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Cuban Missile Crisis

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Program ID:
464935-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Grove City, Pennsylvania, United States
First Aired:
Jan 18, 2020 | 7:59pm EST | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Jan 26, 2020 | 12:05pm EST | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Jan 18, 2020 | 7:59pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 19, 2020 | 12:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 19, 2020 | 6:50am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 26, 2020 | 12:05pm EST | C-SPAN 3
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