Book Discussion on Coolidge: An American Enigma

Mr. Sobel discussed his biography, Coolidge: An American Enigma, published by Westview Press. The book contradicts the picture of… read more

Mr. Sobel discussed his biography, Coolidge: An American Enigma, published by Westview Press. The book contradicts the picture of President Calvin Coolidge as a silent, do-nothing leader, showing his tax cuts and budget surpluses, and the respect he engendered in the 1920s for his upstanding character. close

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Book Discussion on Coolidge: An American Enigma

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Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 30, 1998
Last Aired:
Aug 7, 2008

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