Founding Fathers & the American Revolution, Pt 1

In conjunction with the opening of the William G. McGowan Theater a group of historians and authors discussed the American founding fathers… read more

In conjunction with the opening of the William G. McGowan Theater a group of historians and authors discussed the American founding fathers and their struggle for independence from England. The panel, called “Our Founding Fathers and the Charters of Freedom,” also featured questions from the audience.

The panel included Walter Isaacson, author of Benjamin Franklin (Simon and Schuster, 2003); Stanley Weintraub, author of General Washington’s Christmas Farewell: A Mount Vernon Homecoming, 1783 (Free Press, 2003); and Joseph Ellis, author of Founding Brothers (Knopf, 2002) and the forthcoming His Excellency: George Washington (Knopf, October 2004). close

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Program ID:
183388-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Sep 12, 2004
Last Aired:
Apr 20, 2009

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