Book Discussion on Tournament of Shadows

The authors talked about their book, Tournament of Shadows: The Great Game and Race for Empire in Central Asia (A Cornelia and Michael… read more

The authors talked about their book, Tournament of Shadows: The Great Game and Race for Empire in Central Asia (A Cornelia and Michael Bessie Book), published by Counterpoint Press. The book examines the rivalry between the Russian and British empires for territory in the Indian subcontinent in the 19th and 20th centuries. They showed slides of Library of Congress materials they used in researching the book, described traveling to the area described, and answered questions from the audience. close

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Book Discussion on Tournament of Shadows

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Program ID:
153318-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Nov 20, 1999
Last Aired:
Dec 13, 1999

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  • Nov 20, 1999 | 9:39pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 21, 1999 | 12:35am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 12, 1999 | 6:49am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 13, 1999 | 3:20am EST | C-SPAN 2
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