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A History of the Pentagon Building

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A History of the Pentagon Building

A History of the Pentagon Building

A History of the Pentagon Building

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Construction on the Pentagon didn't begin until the U.S. was about to enter World War II. The race to complete it is the inspiration behind a new book, The Pentagon: A History. Host Debbie Elliott speaks with author Steve Vogel.