Mud Soldiers

The experience of today’s U.S. Army infantryman is explored in Mud Soldiers by George Wilson. In 1987, Wilson followed the progress of an… read more

The experience of today’s U.S. Army infantryman is explored in Mud Soldiers by George Wilson. In 1987, Wilson followed the progress of an infantry company from basic training to their first war exercises. Mr. Wilson was a witness to the rigors of basic training and the boredom of life at a military base. He uses this experience along with his expertise as the chief military correspondent for the Washington Post to suggest methods to reform the military training system. close

Report Video Issue

People in this video

Hosting Organization

Series

Books

More information about

Mud Soldiers

939 Views
Program ID:
8269-1
Category:
Booknotes
Format:
Booknotes
Location:
No Location
First Aired:
Jul 16, 1989 | 8:05pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Oct 14, 2006 | 6:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • Jul 16, 1989 | 8:05pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 16, 1989 | 11:21pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 17, 1989 | 3:43am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 17, 1989 | 6:16am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 14, 2006 | 6:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Purchase a Download

Mud Soldiers

  • MP3 audio - Standard
    Price:
    $0.99