Making the Corps

Mr. Ricks described about his new book, Making the Corps. It chronicles a Marine platoon through boot camp at Parris Island, South… read more

Mr. Ricks described about his new book, Making the Corps. It chronicles a Marine platoon through boot camp at Parris Island, South Carolina. He said the book began when he was covering U.S. Marine operations in Somalia. He read passages from the book and then took questions from the audience. close

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Making the Corps

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Program ID:
95144-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Nov 29, 1997 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Nov 30, 1997 | 4:59am EST | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • Nov 29, 1997 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 29, 1997 | 11:01pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 30, 1997 | 4:59am EST | C-SPAN 2
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