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History revisits Pearl Harbor with FDR doc

Pearl Harbor: 24 Hours After will air on December 7 on History, and will tell the story of then-U.S. president Franklin D. Roosevelt's first response to the news of Japan's attack in 1941.
November 21, 2011

Pearl Harbor: 24 Hours After will air on December 7 on History, and will tell the story of U.S. president Franklin D. Roosevelt’s first response to the news of Japan’s attack in 1941.

The two-hour special, produced by Time Travel Unlimited, features exhaustive research and new information from the FDR Library to paint a detailed portrait of Roosevelt as he confronted the news of Pearl Harbor.

History’s one-off, which marks the 70th anniversary of the attack, features interviews with historian and author Steven M. Gillon, whose Pearl Harbor: FDR Leads the Nation Into War was recently released.

Carl H. Lindahl is executive producer for History, which was produced, written and directed by Anthony Giacchino for Time Travel Unlimited.

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