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"The Insurgents: David Petraeus and the Plot to Change the American Way of War"

Fred Kaplan

About the Program

Fred Kaplan talks about how Gen. David Petraeus and his advisors transformed the U.S. military to fight future small wars against insurgents and terrorists.  Mr. Kaplan spoke at the Louisville Free Public Library in Kentucky.      

About the Authors

Fred Kaplan

Fred Kaplan writes the "War Stories" column for Slate and is a regular contributor to the New York Times.  His books include "The Wizards of Armageddon" and "1959: The Year Everything Changed."  For more information, visit: fredkaplan.info. 


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"The Insurgents: David Petraeus and the Plot to Change the American Way of War"

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Past Airings

  • Tuesday, February 19th at 9pm (ET)
  • Sunday, February 17th at 8:30am (ET)
  • Sunday, February 10th at 2pm (ET)
  • Saturday, February 9th at 8:45pm (ET)
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