Book Discussion on The Last Innocent Year: America in 1964

Mr. Margolis discussed his book The Last Innocent Year: America in 1964: The Beginning of the Sixties, published by William… read more

Mr. Margolis discussed his book The Last Innocent Year: America in 1964: The Beginning of the Sixties, published by William Morrow. The book examines the year following the death of President Kennedy, from the ascension of Lyndon Johnson to the anti-war demonstrations through the perspectives of statesmen, celebrities, and ordinary citizens. Mr. Margolis discussed several examples drawn from the book, including the murder of three civil workers in Missippi, the growing popularity of The Beatles, as well as anecdotes about politics and sports. Mr. Margolis also spoke about the process of researching the book and his experiences as a journalist. close

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Book Discussion on The Last Innocent Year: America in 1964

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Program ID:
123223-1
Category:
Booknotes
Format:
Booknotes
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jun 26, 1999
Last Aired:
Jan 1, 2004

Airing Details

  • Jun 26, 1999 | 2:56pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 27, 1999 | 7:11am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 27, 1999 | 9:54am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 27, 1999 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jun 27, 1999 | 10:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jun 28, 1999 | 5:49am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 01, 2004 | 1:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 01, 2004 | 5:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 01, 2004 | 1:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 01, 2004 | 5:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3
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