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18 July 2019

Foundry Series: The US Military and Rebuilding after War

After four years of war, the US Army spent the next eleven years enacting a complex plan to rebuild the country, which included policing international borders, intervening on humanitarian issues, and continuing military campaigns. How do the successes and failures of the Reconstruction-era national fighting force compare to modern-day military interventions around the globe? 

With:  Cecily Zander, Ph.D. candidate, Pennsylvania State University

Panelist:  Dr. Clay Mountcastle, Director of the Virginia War Memorial

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