The Legacy of Vietnam with Mackubin T. Owens of the Naval War College.
The Vietnam War marked a turning point in American history, to which many of the political divisions in our country today can be traced. Not only the justification for America's presence in Vietnam and the U.S. strategy for victory, but even many of the facts surrounding the war remain controversial to this day- Hillsdale College
Mackubin T. Owens
Mackubin T. Owens is Professor of Strategy and Force Planning at the Naval War College in Newport, Rhode Island. He retired from the Marine Corps Reserve as a Colonel in 1994. He was wounded twice during the Vietnam War and awarded the Silver Star medal. Dr. Owens earned his Ph.D. from the University of Dallas, his M.A. in economics from Oklahoma University and his B.A. from the University of California at Santa Barbara.