Lesser-Known U.S. Presidents

Historian Arthur Schlesinger, editor of Times Books' “American Presidents Series,” moderated a panel discussion of the lives of… read more

Historian Arthur Schlesinger, editor of Times Books' “American Presidents Series,” moderated a panel discussion of the lives of some of America’s lesser-known presidents. The panelists were the authors of some of the biographies in the series. Ted Widmer was the author of Martin Van Buren, Jean Baker was the author of James Buchanan, Josiah Bunting was the author of Ulysses S. Grant, and Zachary Karabell was the author of Chester Alan Arthur. All of the panelists answered questions from members of the audience following their presentations. close

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

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185757-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Mar 6, 2005
Last Aired:
Jul 25, 2010

Airing Details

  • Mar 06, 2005 | 7:01pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 12, 2005 | 12:32pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 02, 2005 | 9:16am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • May 09, 2005 | 2:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 04, 2009 | 5:02am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 06, 2009 | 11:39am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 06, 2009 | 5:39pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 06, 2009 | 11:39pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 07, 2009 | 5:39am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 15, 2010 | 3:03pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 24, 2010 | 10:48am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 24, 2010 | 4:48pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 24, 2010 | 10:48pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 25, 2010 | 4:48am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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