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Aug. 10, 2022

101st Airborne Veteran and Author Larry Freeland, Chariots in the Sky

Join Robert Child for a conversation with author and Vietnam veteran Larry Freeland. Larry joined the U.S. Army and served one to…

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Aug. 3, 2022

U.S. Army Veteran and Author Don Bentley, Hostile Intent

Join Robert Child for a conversation with author and U.S. Army veteran Don Bentley. Don spent a decade as an Army Apache helicopt…

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July 27, 2022

U.S. Marine Corps Major Fred Galvin (ret.), A Few Bad Men, Part Two

Join Robert Child for the conclusion of his conversation with author and retired U.S. Marine Major Fred Galvin. Fred served twent…

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July 25, 2022

August Guests Coming to Point of the Spear

We’ve got some great guests coming in August as we kick off Season Three of Point of the Spear . Our guests include NY Times best…

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July 20, 2022

U.S. Marine Corps Major Fred Galvin (ret.), A Few Bad Men, Part One

Join Robert Child for a conversation with author and retired U.S. Marine Major Fred Galvin. Fred served twenty-seven years in the…

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July 13, 2022

Author Benjamin Sledge, Where Cowards Go to Die

Join Robert Child for a conversation with author Benjamin Sledge. Ben is a wounded Special Operations combat veteran with tours i…

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July 6, 2022

Author Mark Greaney, Armored

Join Robert Child for a conversation with returning guest author Mark Greaney. Mark has written or co-written seven Tom Clancy no…

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July 3, 2022

Gettysburg Voices from the Front, Part Two

Join Robert Child for the conclusion of our two-part narrative special, Gettysburg Voices from the Front. Today’s program is anot…

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July 2, 2022

Gettysburg Voices from the Front, Part One

Join Robert Child for a part one of a two-part narrative special, Gettysburg Voices from the Front. Today’s two-part program is a…

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July 1, 2022

Director Ronald F. Maxwell, Gettysburg and the Civil War

Join Robert Child for a special interview with director Ron Maxwell. Ron is an award-winning Hollywood filmmaker best known for h…

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June 29, 2022

Author Walt Larimore, At First Light

Join Robert Child for a conversation with author Walt Larimore. Walt is a prolific author and has written or co-written forty boo…

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June 22, 2022

Author Lindsay Powell, Bar Kokhba

Join Robert Child for a conversation with author Lindsay Powell. Lindsay writes for Ancient History and Ancient Warfare magazine…

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June 20, 2022

July Guests Coming to Point of the Spear

We’ve got some great guests coming up in July as summer sizzles on Point of the Spear. We kick off the month on the first with fi…

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June 15, 2022

Fearghal McGarry, The Irish Revolution: A Global History

Join Robert Child for a conversation with author Fearghal McGarry . Fearghal is a Professor of Irish History at Queen’s Universit…

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June 8, 2022

Author Thomas McKenna, Moro Warrior

Join Robert Child for a conversation with author Thomas McKenna. Tom is an anthropologist who has lived and worked for years in M…

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June 1, 2022

Author Mark Hager, The Last of the 357th Infantry: Harold Frank's WWI…

Join Robert Child for a conversation with author Mark Hager. Mark is is a historian and award-winning documentary filmmaker based…

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May 25, 2022

Author Toby Harnden, First Casualty: The Untold Story of the CIA Miss…

Join Robert Child for a conversation with author Toby Harnden. Toby is a recipient of the Orwell Prize for Books and a former for…

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May 22, 2022

June Guests Coming to Point of the Spear

We’ve got some great guests coming up in June as we kick off summer on Point of the Spear. On the first author Mark Hager speaks …

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May 18, 2022

Author Tom Clavin, To the Uttermost Ends of the Earth

Join Robert Child for a conversation with author Tom Clavin. Clavin, who returns to Point of the Spear, has received awards from …

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May 11, 2022

Author Jared Frederick, Fierce Valor: The True Story of Ronald Speirs…

Join Robert Child for a conversation with author Jared Frederick. Jared is a history instructor at Penn State Altoona. He’s also …

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May 4, 2022

Author Martin Dugard, Killing the Killers: The Secret War Against Ter…

Join Robert Child for a conversation with author Martin Dugard. Martin Is a #1 New York Times bestselling author and co-author of…

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April 27, 2022

Author Chris Kolakowski, Nations in the Balance

Join Robert Child for a conversation with author Chris Kolakowski. Chris spent his career interpreting and preserving American mi…

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April 24, 2022

May Guests Coming to Point of the Spear

We’ve got some great guests coming up in May. Kicking off the month author Martin Dugard returns to Point of the Spear to talk ab…

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April 20, 2022

Author and Retired Marine Lt. Colonel David Kelly, Hell in the Street…

Join Robert Child for a conversation with Author and retired Marine Lt. Col. David Kelly. David served as an infantry officer wit…

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