Book Discussion on Printers and Men of Capital

Ms. Remer talked about her book, Printers and Men of Capital: Philadelphia Book Publishers and the New Republic, published by… read more

Ms. Remer talked about her book, Printers and Men of Capital: Philadelphia Book Publishers and the New Republic, published by University of Pennsylvania Press. The book details the structure and development of the post-revolutionary economy and illuminates the early emergence of the book as an integral part of American culture in this case study of the book trade in Philadelphia. In the book, author looks at the careers of individual printers who came of age during the years of the American Revolution, and their evolution from printing craftsmen to activist newspaper publishers and especially book publishers. close

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Book Discussion on Printers and Men of Capital

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Program ID:
121755-1
Category:
Interview
Format:
Interview
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Mar 13, 1999
Last Aired:
Jul 13, 2004

Airing Details

  • Mar 13, 1999 | 9:10am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 14, 1999 | 2:01am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 15, 1999 | 2:00am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 15, 1999 | 5:43am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 06, 1999 | 5:38am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 06, 1999 | 3:51pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 13, 2000 | 1:16pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 08, 2002 | 4:05am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 21, 2002 | 4:07am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 29, 2003 | 4:05am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 02, 2003 | 4:05pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 29, 2003 | 4:05am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 08, 2003 | 4:05am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 08, 2003 | 4:07am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 12, 2003 | 4:07pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 01, 2004 | 4:05pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 27, 2004 | 4:10am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 13, 2004 | 4:05am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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