Book Discussion on Illustrated History of the Presidents

Mr. Beschloss talked about the book he edited, American Heritage Illustrated History of the President, published by Time… read more

Mr. Beschloss talked about the book he edited, American Heritage Illustrated History of the President, published by Time Books. This new edition offers portraits of forty-two presidencies illuminating what really went on behind the scenes. In this talk, Mr. Beschloss told a variety of stories about many American presidents. He referred to his book about President Lyndon Johnson and his White House tapes, and discussed how presidents are rated over time by historians. He focused on Lincoln and the book he is writing about the assassination. He also answered questions from the audience. close

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Book Discussion on Illustrated History of the Presidents

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Program ID:
161636-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, United States
First Aired:
Jan 27, 2001
Last Aired:
Feb 17, 2002

Airing Details

  • Jan 27, 2001 | 10:59pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 28, 2001 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 11, 2001 | 6:20am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 07, 2001 | 10:10am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 12, 2001 | 5:32pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 17, 2002 | 9:50pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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