Book Discussion on Jefferson's Great Gamble

Mr. Cerami talked about his book Jefferson’s Great Gamble: The Remarkable Story of Jefferson, Napoleon and the Men Behind the… read more

Mr. Cerami talked about his book Jefferson’s Great Gamble: The Remarkable Story of Jefferson, Napoleon and the Men Behind the Louisiana Purchase, published by Sourcebooks Trade. The book, published in commemoration of the 200th anniversary of the Louisiana Purchase, looks at the events that led up to the historic acquisition. The author discussed the relationship between Thomas Jefferson and James Madison, the differences between the American East and West, and the intelligence tactics employed by the government. After the presentation the author answered questions from members of the audience. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Book Discussion on Jefferson's Great Gamble

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170257-1
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Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 4, 2003
Last Aired:
May 1, 2008

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  • May 04, 2003 | 10:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 12, 2003 | 6:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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  • May 01, 2008 | 1:11am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 01, 2008 | 7:11am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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