Preble Hall

Service, Citizenship, & Starship Troopers

Episode Summary

Science fiction author Robert Heinlein, whose major works included the book "Starship Troopers," was a 1929 graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy. In 2017, Marine and Congressman Mike Gallagher gave a talk at the museum's first NavyCon on this book and the real meaning of citizenship. We offer it up for this Independence Weekend.

Episode Notes

Preble Hall is produced by the United States Naval Academy Museum

A History of the Navy in 100 Objects from the USNA Museum

Host: Dr. Claude Berube, Director, USNA Museum, US Naval Academy

Date recorded: 18 November 2017