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Black Hawk Down’s Mark Bowden

Mark Bowden, the author of The New York Times #1 best seller, Black Hawk Down, as well as a number of other works of historical non-fiction, will discuss his latest book, Hue 1968.

Hue 1968 focuses on the key battle of the Tet Offensive, which was a turning point of the U.S. war in Vietnam. Through research in war archives in the U.S. and Vietnam and interviews with participants on both sides, Mr. Bowden describes this bloody battle and its aftermath. 

 

This event takes place in the Lenfest Theater from 7 to 8:30 p.m.