Book Discussion on A People's History of the United States

Mr. Zinn talked about his best-selling book A People’s History of the United States, 1492-present and his revisions to his new… read more

Mr. Zinn talked about his best-selling book A People’s History of the United States, 1492-present and his revisions to his new edition. He discussed how he decided to become a historian and his goals in writing about the American past. He explained his approach to history and after his remarks he answered questions from the audience. close

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Book Discussion on A People's History of the United States

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Program ID:
115082-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
First Aired:
Jan 9, 1999
Last Aired:
Mar 18, 2002

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  • Jan 09, 1999 | 10:31am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 09, 1999 | 4:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 10, 1999 | 6:46am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 31, 1999 | 9:36pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 01, 1999 | 12:35am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 14, 2002 | 12:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 18, 2002 | 12:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 18, 2002 | 8:30am EST | C-SPAN 3
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