Book Discussion on President Nixon: Alone in the White House

Richard Reeves talked about his biography, President Nixon: Alone in the White House, published by Simon and Schuster. The book covers… read more

Richard Reeves talked about his biography, President Nixon: Alone in the White House, published by Simon and Schuster. The book covers the Nixon presidency, from his inauguration in January 1969 to his resignation in August 1973, including the Watergate scandal. Mr. Reeves talked about the process of writing his book, including six years of research and thousands of pages of archival material, tapes and interviews with former associates of the president. He described President Nixon’s relations with his inner circle, Chief of Staff H. R. Haldeman, Special Assistant on Domestic Affairs John Ehrlichman and Secretary of State Henry Kissinger, and his mistrust of congressional Republicans and the Defense Department. He also discussed President Nixon’s conduct concerning Vietnam, the trip to China, and the end of the gold standard. He answered questions from members of the audience. close

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Book Discussion on President Nixon: Alone in the White House

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Program ID:
166948-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
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Location:
Yorba Linda, California, United States
First Aired:
Nov 10, 2001
Last Aired:
Jun 20, 2011

Airing Details

  • Nov 10, 2001 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 11, 2001 | 11:01pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 01, 2002 | 5:57pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jun 17, 2002 | 11:57pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 18, 2002 | 8:30am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 19, 2002 | 7:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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  • Nov 14, 2002 | 11:55pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 16, 2002 | 11:55pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 17, 2002 | 8:30am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 03, 2003 | 11:55pm EST | C-SPAN 3
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  • Jun 18, 2011 | 12:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 19, 2011 | 5:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 20, 2011 | 1:01am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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