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Life of Francis Scott Key
Marc Leepson talked about his book, What So Proudly We Hailed: Francis Scott Key, A Life and described the legacy of the man who wrote the Star-Spangled Banner. A lawyer who argued over 100 cases before the Supreme Court, Francis Scott Key was originally opposed to declaring war against England in 1812.240 views
Book Discussion on The Half Has Never Been Told
Edward Baptist talked about his book, The Half Has Never Been Told: Slavery and the Making of American Capitalism, in which he contends that slavery drove the United States' transformation into a global, economic force. Mr. Baptist spoke at Harvard Book Store in Cambridge, Massachusetts.0 views