Book Discussion on 1776

David McCullough talked about his book, 1776, published by Simon and Schuster, and George Washington’s legacy. The book… read more

David McCullough talked about his book, 1776, published by Simon and Schuster, and George Washington’s legacy. The book chronicled the military side of the American Revolution, described the role the weather played during the winter months, George Washington’s uncertainty of American victory, and the morale of the troops on both sides of the war. Following his remarks he answered questions from the audience. This event took place at Mount Vernon Estate and Gardens in Virginia. close

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Book Discussion on 1776

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Public Affairs Event
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Location:
Mount Vernon, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
Jun 19, 2005
Last Aired:
Nov 8, 2010

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  • Jun 19, 2005 | 7:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 19, 2005 | 11:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 04, 2005 | 3:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 04, 2005 | 8:16pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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  • Nov 07, 2010 | 5:02am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 08, 2010 | 12:59am EST | C-SPAN 3
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