Midway with Craig Symonds


Manage episode 262805910 series 1127254
By Dan LeFebvre. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.

Craig Symonds is the Earnest J. King Professor of Maritime History at the Naval War College as well as Professor Emeritus of History at the U.S. Naval Academy. He also has a great book called The Battle of Midway that dives into the true history behind the battle. He joins us today to discuss the historical accuracy of the 2019 movie Midway.

Want to learn more about the real Battle of Midway?

Get your copy of Craig's book here: https://www.amazon.com/Battle-Midway-Craig-L-Symonds/dp/1480528390

Get the audiobook version: https://www.audible.com/pd/The-Battle-of-Midway-Pivotal-Moments-in-American-History-Audiobook/B0084F1TYE

Did you enjoy this episode?

You can find the transcript and show notes for this episode at: https://www.basedonatruestorypodcast.com/158/

Support our sponsors: https://www.basedonatruestorypodcast.com/advertisers

Or get ad-free content and exclusive bonus content by supporting the show directly: https://basedonatruestorypodcast.com/support/

Get a peek at upcoming episodes with the email newsletter.https://www.basedonatruestorypodcast.com/newsletter/

Want a chance to be heard on the show? Leave a voicemail at +1 (405) 334-4672.

185 episodes