Book Discussion on Empire Statesman

Mr. Slayton talked about his book Empire Statesman: The Rise and Redemption of Al Smith, published by Free Press. The book… read more

Mr. Slayton talked about his book Empire Statesman: The Rise and Redemption of Al Smith, published by Free Press. The book describes the political career of Alfred Emanuel Smith (1873-1944), an American politician from a poor, Irish background, who became the first Irish Catholic to be a major party candidate for president. His achievements in the state of New York during his terms as governor, served as the inspiration for much of Roosevelt’s New Deal plan. close

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Book Discussion on Empire Statesman

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 13, 2001
Last Aired:
May 25, 2004

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  • May 13, 2001 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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