Book Discussion on What Kind of Nation

Professor Simon is the author of What Kind of Nation: Thomas Jefferson, John Marshall and the Epic Struggle to Create a United States,… read more

Professor Simon is the author of What Kind of Nation: Thomas Jefferson, John Marshall and the Epic Struggle to Create a United States, published by Simon and Schuster. The author described the ideological clashes between President Thomas Jefferson and Chief Justice John Marshall over the power of the federal government and the rights of states, saying that the outcome of their struggles helped define and shape the young nation, its presidency, and the Supreme Court. After his presentation Professor Simon answered questions from members of the audience. close

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Book Discussion on What Kind of Nation

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Program ID:
169429-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Location:
Nyack, New York, United States
First Aired:
Apr 6, 2002
Last Aired:
Sep 13, 2003

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  • Apr 06, 2002 | 11:01pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 07, 2002 | 8:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 13, 2002 | 11:13am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 06, 2002 | 3:03am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 06, 2002 | 3:47pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 11, 2003 | 4:20am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 13, 2003 | 4:20pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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