23 September 2014

Tonight - Free Lecture @ The World War II Musuem

Tonight's lecture at the National World War II Museum in New Orleans is Dr. Allan Millett speaking on the origins of the Korean War.

COMMUNITY NEWS posted on 12 AUG 2009 8:58am by Scott Parrino

Dr. Allan Millett is the Ambrose Professor of History and the Director, Eisenhower Center for American Studies at the University of New Orleans. Millett was awarded the 2008 Pritzker Prize in military history. He has already written or edited four books on the Korean War and a fifth is in production. The Republic of Korea Ministry of Defense has recognized his work on the Korean War. His lecture is based on Volume I, The War for Korea: A House Burning. There is no cost for attendance to Mason lectures but seating to all events is limited. Click here for reservations and more information on this and future lectures. The General Raymond E. Mason Jr. Distinguished Lecture Series on World War II is made possible through the generosity of Major General and Mrs. Raymond E. Mason, Jr. and the Raymond E. Mason Foundation. ________________________________________ Save the Date for Upcoming Lectures Mason Lecture Series September 12, 2009, 12 pm Harley Reynolds, Veteran, “B” Co., 16th Regiment, 1st Infantry Division “How I Survived the Three First Wave Invasions: North Africa, Sicily, Omaha Beach” Lagniappe Lecture September 19, 2009, Time TBA Robert M. Edsell Author of Rescuing Da Vinci “The Monuments Men: Allied Heroes, Nazi Thieves and the Greatest Treasure Hunt in History” Mason Lecture Series October 16, 2009, 6 pm Antony Beevor Historian and best selling author “D-Day: The Battle for Normandy” Mason Lecture Series November 8, 2009, 6 pm Dr. Alan Brinkley Provost and Professor of History, Columbia University "Cold War Battles: The Struggle for a Policy" Mason Lecture Series December 7, 2009, 6 pm James Bradley Best selling author of Flags of our Fathers “The Imperial Cruise: A True Story of Empire and War”


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