The Hinge of Fate: From the Collection to the Classroom

Richard B. Frank, author of Guadalcanal: The Definitive Account of the Landmark Battle (1990); Downfall: The End of the Imperial Japanese Empire (1999); and MacArthur (2007); lectures on the decisive battles of the Pacific war.  

Join participants in the first cohort of the Museum's WWII Summer Teacher Institute as historian/author Richard B. Frank surveys the pivotal time period between the attack on Pearl Harbor and February 1943, including the Battle of Guadalcanal.

Browse the Summer Teacher Institute curriculum guide content here.

Read more about Guadalcanal here and here.