Event — New-York Historical Society

Marshall: An American Life

Bernard and Irene Schwartz Distinguished Speakers Series

Featuring: Josiah Bunting III

Where: The Robert H. Smith Auditorium at the New-York Historical Society

170 Central Park West, New York, NY 10024

When: Thu, April 20th, 2017 | 6:30 pm

Details: How did the United States Army Chief of Staff under Harry Truman and Franklin D. Roosevelt—the man Winston Churchill dubbed “the Organizer of Victory”—develop his impeccable leadership qualities? In a story of bravery, pragmatism, and discipline, Josiah Bunting reveals the character of one of history’s most revered generals, George C. Marshall, uncovering the General’s role in cultivating a generation of leaders dedicated to public service and commitment to their country.

Josiah Bunting III, the former president of the Harry Frank Guggenheim Foundation, is the author of Marshall: An American Life.

Cost: $38 (Members $24)

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