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GEORGIA GREATS

Dean Rusk: At the Heartbeat of History

  • Aired: 05/27/2014
  • 29:28
  • Rating: NR
Dean Rusk – At the Heartbeat of History, tells the story of a man chosen by JFK and LBJ to be secretary of state during one of the most turbulent periods in American history. Born in Cherokee County, Georgia Rusk played a key role in the 1960s during the Berlin Crisis, the Cuban Missile Crisis and the Vietnam War. In triumph or tragedy, Dean Rusk’s impact on the 20th century was extraordinary.
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A riveting profile of Secretary of State Dean Rusk who served in the turbulent 1960s.
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