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Lectures in History: John F. Kennedy’s Foreign Policy

JFK meeting with Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev in Austria (1961)

JFK meeting with Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev in Austria (1961)

Ames, Iowa
Saturday, February 1, 2014

Iowa State University professor Charles Dobbs teaches a class on John F. Kennedy’s foreign policy. Among the topics discussed: the failed Bay of Pigs invasion of Cuba, the raising of the Berlin Wall by the East Germans, and the Cuban Missile Crisis. He also looks at President Kennedy’s policy towards Vietnam. 

Updated: Monday, February 3, 2014 at 11:39am (ET)

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