The Source: 'The Good Occupation' Reveals Stories Of Post-War Americans Abroad

Nov 16, 2016

After WWII, American service members were compelled to rebuild the nations they fought so hard to defeat: Germany and Japan. Professor of history Susan Carruthers sifted through thousands of unpublished letters and memoirs to discover these men and women's thoughts about their post-war mission.

Guest: Susan Carruthers, professor of history at Rutgers University-Newark and author of "The Good Occupation: American Soldiers and Hazards for Peace"