Book Discussion on A History of the American People

Mr. Johnson talked about his new book, A History of the American People, published by HarperCollins. He talked about his… read more

Mr. Johnson talked about his new book, A History of the American People, published by HarperCollins. He talked about his interpretations of various historical figures and movements of U.S. history and the process of writing a book spanning U.S. history back over 400 years. He used historical documents and quotations from personal diaries to detail race relations, immigration, war, and customs in the United States. close

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Book Discussion on A History of the American People

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102205-1
Category:
Booknotes
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Booknotes
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Apr 5, 1998
Last Aired:
Dec 27, 2008

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  • Apr 05, 1998 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 05, 1998 | 11:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 06, 1998 | 6:00am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 26, 1998 | 1:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 24, 1998 | 11:04pm EST | C-SPAN 1
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