Ronald C. White, Jr.

On Great Fields: The Unlikely Heroism of Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain

Airdate: 10/31/2023 @ 3:30 pm CST

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In On Great Fields, Ronald C. White brings us a cradle-to-grave biography of General Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain–from his upbringing in rural Maine to his tenacious, empathetic military leadership and his influential post war public service. White explores a question that still plagues so many veterans: How do you make a civilian life of meaning after having experienced the extreme highs and lows of war?

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