Book Discussion on The Great Republic

Winston S. Churchill talked about the book, The Great Republic: A History of America, published by Random House, which he edited using the… read more

Winston S. Churchill talked about the book, The Great Republic: A History of America, published by Random House, which he edited using the writings of his grandfather, Sir Winston Churchill. Sir Winston Churchill, who was British prime minister during World War II, won a Nobel Prize for Literature in 1953 for his four-volume, A History of the English-Speaking Peoples, published by Dodd, Mead, and Company. That book contains the history of the American Republic through 1900. In Great Republic, speeches and essays of Prime Minister Churchill were used to update U.S. history to the mid-twentieth century. close

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Book Discussion on The Great Republic

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152830-1
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Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Nov 28, 1999
Last Aired:
Sep 25, 2010

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  • Nov 28, 1999 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 1
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