Book Discussion on Wedding of the Waters: The Erie Canal

Mr. Bernstein talked about his book Wedding of the Waters: The Erie Canal and the Making of a Great Nation, published by W. W. Norton… read more

Mr. Bernstein talked about his book Wedding of the Waters: The Erie Canal and the Making of a Great Nation, published by W. W. Norton and Company. He outlined the social, political, and economic ramifications of the Erie Canal project and the impact that it had on the United States in both the early 19th century and the present. After his presentation Mr. Bernstein answered audience members' questions. close

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Book Discussion on Wedding of the Waters: The Erie Canal

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Public Affairs Event
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New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Apr 17, 2005
Last Aired:
Oct 1, 2005

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  • Apr 17, 2005 | 9:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 04, 2005 | 8:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 01, 2005 | 2:04pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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