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US Army planes on Randolf Field tarmac in the 1930s

The Saturday Evening Podcast: The Days Before Pearl Harbor

The attitude of pre-World War II America was quite different from the heroic era of the war years. The U.S. was still a modest, isolationist nation, with limited industry, a tiny army, and the hope that, by minding its own business, it could remain untouched by war. This podcast looks at those times as they were reflected in the pages of The Saturday Evening Post.  More