Remembering War

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The experience of war can hardly be forgotten, but the way soldiers remember it can change over time. On Memorial Day, host Neal Conan and guests discuss war memories.


Anthony Principi
*Secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs

Tim O'Brien
*Author of The Things They Carried (Broadway Books; reprint edition, 1999)

Tony Taylor
*Director of the Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder program at Bay Pines Veterans Administration Medical Center in Bay Pines, Fla.



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