In his new book "Tour of Duty: John Kerry and the Vietnam War," acclaimed historian Douglas Brinkley provides an in-depth portrayal of the conflict that became one of the defining events of John Kerry's life.
Click the "Listen" link to hear a conversation with historian Douglas Brinkley about John Kerry as the Kerry presidential nomination campaign surges.
Douglas Brinkley, historian and author of "Tour of Duty, John Kerry and the Vietnam War"
Dan Payne, former Media Advisor to John Kerry, contributing columnist to the Boston Globe and Mass Insider.
This program aired on January 21, 2004.