8 Vietnam and Robert McNamara

Tony McGrew talks to Robert McNamara, Defense Secretary during President Kennedy’s adminsitration. McNamara reflects on key aspects of American foreign policy since World War II. The audio programme was recorded in 1993 and was originally 41 minutes in length.

Participants in the audio programme were:

  • Tony McGrew Professor of International Relations at Southampton University

  • Robert McNamara Defense secretary during President Kennedy’s term of office.

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