Book Discussion on The People and the President

Lawrence and Cornelia Levine talked about the book they edited, The People and the President: America’s Conversation with FDR,… read more

Lawrence and Cornelia Levine talked about the book they edited, The People and the President: America’s Conversation with FDR, published by Beacon Press. President Franklin Roosevelt delivered a total of 31 “Fireside Chat” radio addresses, spaced unevenly over all 12 years of his presidency. At the end of each chat, he invited his listeners to write and tell him their concerns. Each chapter contains a summary of the chat with accompanying commentary, followed by a representative sample of letters received by the White House in response to the talk. close

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Book Discussion on The People and the President

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Program ID:
173887-1
Category:
Interview
Format:
Interview
Location:
Fairfax, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
Nov 30, 2002
Last Aired:
Mar 1, 2003

Airing Details

  • Nov 30, 2002 | 4:47pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 14, 2002 | 6:20pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 28, 2002 | 12:54pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 01, 2003 | 9:24pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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