Book Discussion on I've Seen the Elephant

Ambassador Saxbe talked about his memoir, I’ve Seen the Elephant, published by Kent State University Press. After growing up in… read more

Ambassador Saxbe talked about his memoir, I’ve Seen the Elephant, published by Kent State University Press. After growing up in rural Ohio, he served in WWII, attended law school, ran for the Ohio State Legislature as a Republican, and worked his way up to Speaker. Afterward, he served in the U.S. Senate, became U.S. attorney general under Presidents Nixon and Ford, and finally served for two years as ambassador to India. Mr. Saxbe says he is most proud of his marriage and children. He took questions from the audience at the end of the program. Mr. Franklin, co-author of the book, also spoke. close

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Book Discussion on I've Seen the Elephant

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164618-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Speech
Location:
Bexley, Ohio, United States
First Aired:
Jun 17, 2001
Last Aired:
Sep 8, 2001

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  • Jun 17, 2001 | 6:20pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 23, 2001 | 11:50pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 08, 2001 | 5:34pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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