Pritzker Military Museum & Library Podcasts show

Pritzker Military Museum & Library Podcasts

Summary: The Pritzker Military Library, located in Chicago, Illinois, has extensive collections in military history and military fiction, especially those works that illustrate the role of the citizen-soldier. The mission of the library is to build awareness of the importance of the military in our society by facilitating public debate and discussion on the impact of military issues. The Library has an extensive programming schedule. Unless otherwise noted, all events are free and open to the public. All programs are available as a live webcast and are also archived for later viewing at www.pritzkermilitarylibrary.org. This master feed will provide all available PML programs including Medal of Honor with Ed Tracy, Front & Center with John Callaway, and Pritzker Military Library Presents series.

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Podcasts:

 William Trimble: Admiral John S. McCain | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Author William Trimble visits the Museum & Library to discuss the life and professional career of Adm. John S. McCain Sr. Spanning most of the first half of the twentieth century, McCain’s life and career highlight the integration of aviation…

 William Trimble: Admiral John S. McCain | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 01:04:19

Author William Trimble visits the Museum & Library to discuss the life and professional career of Adm. John S. McCain Sr.

 Jim Dubik: Just War Reconsidered | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Author Jim Dubik visits the Museum & Library to discuss his book which is a powerful reflection on a troubling time in American history. In the seminal Just and Unjust Wars, Michael Walzer famously considered the ethics of modern warfare,…

 Jim Dubik: Just War Reconsidered | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 01:00:10

Author Jim Dubik visits the Museum & Library to discuss his book which is a powerful reflection on a troubling time in American history.

 Tom Hone, The Battle of Midway: The Naval Institute Guide to the U.S. Navy's Greatest Victory | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Author Tom Hone visits the Museum & Library to discuss his masterful, all-embracing work detailing both the American and Japanese sides of the pivotal Battle of Midway in World War II. The best way for today's sailors to learn about a battle is…

 Tom Hone, The Battle of Midway: The Naval Institute Guide to the U.S. Navy's Greatest Victory | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 58:29:00

Author Tom Hone visits the Museum & Library to discuss his masterful, all-embracing work detailing both the American and Japanese sides of the pivotal Battle of Midway in World War II.

 Benjamin Runkle: Generals in the Making | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Author Ben Runkle visits the Museum & Library to discuss his book which provides a fascinating history of  the U.S. Army’s greatest World War II Commanders in the years between the Great War and World War 2. Shakespeare famously wrote that some…

 Benjamin Runkle: Generals in the Making | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 01:01:45

Author Ben Runkle visits the Museum & Library to discuss his book which provides a fascinating history of  the U.S. Army’s greatest World War II Commanders in the years between the Great War and World War 2.

 Major General Brian E. Winski: Commanding General, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) & Fort Campbell | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Major General Brian Winski visits the Museum & Library to discuss the 101st Airborne Division and the role of the U.S. Army. Major General Winski is originally from Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He commissioned through ROTC and entered active duty as an…

 Major General Brian E. Winski: Commanding General, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) & Fort Campbell | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 59:50:00

Major General Brian Winski visits the Museum & Library to discuss the 101st Airborne Division and the role of the U.S. Army.

 Ben Nicks, Captain | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Captain Ben Nicks enlisted in the US Army in 1941, with the understanding that he would serve for one year. Soon after, he was asked to join the Army Air Force. For training, he would travel from Arkansas to Missouri, and to Texas, where he would meet…

 Ben Nicks, Captain | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 17:51:00

Captain Ben Nicks enlisted in the US Army in 1941, with the understanding that he would serve for one year. Soon after, he was asked to join the Army Air Force. For training, he would travel from Arkansas to Missouri, and to Texas, where he would meet his...

 Howell Malham, PFC | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

PFC Howell Malham served in the US Marine Corps, 22nd Regiment during World War II. He was a combatant in the Battle of Okinawa, in April, 1945. Shortly after the island was "secured", he was hit with a bullet from a Japanese sniper during a "mopping…

 Howell Malham, PFC | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 19:44:00

PFC Howell Malham served in the US Marine Corps, 22nd Regiment during World War II. He was a combatant in the Battle of Okinawa, in April, 1945. Shortly after the island was "secured", he was hit with a bullet from a Japanese sniper during a "mopping up" mission....

 Richard C. Rung, Motor Machinist's Mate 2nd Class | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Born in Buffalo, New York, Rung was drafted to the United States Navy, in 1943 when he was eighteen years old. He had done his basic training at the Sampson Naval Training Base in Geneva, New York. But once his superiors discovered his auto-mechanics…

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