Robert M Gates Memoirs of a Secretary at War

Robert M Gates Memoirs of a Secretary at War

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Former U.S. Secretary of Defense and 2011 Liberty Medal recipient Robert M. Gates returns to the National Constitution Center to  unveil his latest book, Duty: Memoirs of a Secretary at War—a strikingly candid account of his experience serving as secretary of state under both President George W. Bush and President Barack Obama. The former head of the Pentagon will discuss how he juggled multiple wars abroad, as well as the political realities at home. His talk also will focus on the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, national security, “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell,” and the mission to capture and kill Osama Bin Laden.

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Robert M Gates Memoirs of a Secretary at War
Event Category: Book Readings
When: January 17, 2014
Time: 6:30pm
Where: National Constitution Center
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