Michael Oren on "Power, Faith and Fantasy"

May 18, 2008

Historian Michael Oren is the author of an exhaustively researched book called "Power, Faith and Fantasy: America in the Middle East, 1776 to the Present." Oren talks with Steve Paulson about how the Barbary Pirates brought the Marines to the shores of Tripoli and why they went into the Middle East six times during the 19th century.