In Depth with Arthur Schlesinger, Jr.
Professor Schlesinger talked about his new autobiography and the fifteen other books he has written. He also responded to audience… read more
Professor Schlesinger talked about his new autobiography and the fifteen other books he has written. He also responded to audience telephone calls and electronic mail. He was a special assistant to President John F. Kennedy and writes about modern Western history and biographies of important figures.
His books included, The Almanac of American History, Robert Kennedy and His Times, A Life in the 20th Century, The Disuniting of America, and The Imperial Presidency. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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