Book Discussion on Defining a Nation

Panelists discussed the book Defining a Nation: Our America and the Sources of Its Strength, published by National… read more

Panelists discussed the book Defining a Nation: Our America and the Sources of Its Strength, published by National Geographic. Contributor and editor David Halberstam and contributors Amy Chua and Roger Wilkins talked about some of the topics covered in the book, including race, immigration, civil rights, automobiles, and the Vietnam War. Boyd Matson moderated the discussion. Panelists responded to questions from the moderator and the audience. close

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Book Discussion on Defining a Nation

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Program ID:
178628-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Oct 18, 2003
Last Aired:
Feb 21, 2004

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  • Oct 18, 2003 | 9:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 19, 2003 | 7:49am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 30, 2003 | 5:16pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 21, 2004 | 5:44pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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