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2014 Annapolis Book Festival: Discussion of American Presidents - Eisenhower & Obama

Daniel Klaidman; Evan Thomas

About the Program

From the 2014 Annapolis Book Festival in Maryland, a panel comparing Presidents Eisenhower and Obama with Daniel Klaidman, author of Kill or Capture: The War on Terror and the Soul of the Obama Presidency, and Evan Thomas, author of Ike’s Bluff: President Eisenhower’s Secret Battle to Save the World.  The panel, from The Key School, is moderated by Stephen Wrage, author of Immaculate Warfare: Participants Reflect on the Air Campaigns over Kosovo, Afghanistan, and Iraq.

About the Authors

Daniel Klaidman

Daniel Klaidman is the Deputy Editor of Yahoo News. He was also the managing editor for Newsweek and the national political correspondent for The Daily Beast. For more information, visit the author on Twitter @DKlaidman.


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Evan Thomas

Evan Thomas is the author of numerous books, including John Paul Jones: Sailor, Hero, Father of the American Navy.  He is journalism professor at Princeton University and a former editor and writer for Newsweek.  For more information, visit evanthomasbooks.com.


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2014 Annapolis Book Festival: Discussion of American Presidents - Eisenhower & Obama

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Past Airings

  • Sunday, April 6th at 1:50am (ET)
  • Saturday, April 5th at 12:30pm (ET)
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