USAHEC Military History Lectures (Audio)

USAHEC Military History Lectures (Audio)


Vietnam: An Epic Tragedy - General Omar Bradley Memorial Lecture

January 19, 2019

October 17, 2018 - Sir Max Hastings


The Vietnam War remains one of the world’s most contentious conflicts, with the reverberations of its blood-soaked defiance against American interventionism echoing to the present day. On Wednesday, October 17, 2018, the U.S. Army Heritage and Education Center (USAHEC) hosted Sir Max Hastings, author of The Secret War, to present the General of the Army Omar Nelson Bradley Memorial Lecture. In this lecture, based on his new book, Vietnam: An Epic Tragedy, Sir Max Hastings critiques the methods, mistakes, and devastation caused by both sides during the war.


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